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Corymbia citriodora (FKA: Eucalyptus citriodora) - Lemon-Scented Gum


Corymbia citriodora (FKA: Eucalyptus citriodora) -  Lemon-Scented Gum (Corymbia citriodora - Lemon-Scented Gum)

This tree is very common and has naturalized in many coastal cities of California. It grows to be gigantic tree with a very white trunk. Photo taken at Old Town San Diego, CA. on April 9, 2011.



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Its very big bet it smells lovely bit like our Ash trees with white trunks.

11 Apr, 2011

 

Lovely photo and a wonderful blue sky :o))

11 Apr, 2011

 

Sixpence:

The crushed leaves smell like lemons.

12 Apr, 2011

 

Palmate:

It was a wonderful blue sky, however, very cool for this time of year here. Today is was only 73ºF/23ºC., although, in a couple of days it's suppose to be around 80 - 85ºF / 27 - 30ºC. I can't wait! :>)

12 Apr, 2011

 

Thats lovely Andy we have a plant here which smells of lemon also a Geranium too.

12 Apr, 2011

 

The lemon-scented Geraniums grow wild here. I think I've posted pics of them in the past.

We do also have tons of lemon trees which grow here...my neighbors give me bags of lemons every year. I squeeze and freeze them for lemonade or cooking.

12 Apr, 2011



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