Eucalyptus Chips & Leaves in the Garden?

Answer Eucalyptus tree wood chips and ground leaves provide an excellent mulch for gardens. Contrary to some lore, they do not suppress plant growth. Rather, they have been found to have antimicrobial eff... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Eucalyptus Chips & Leaves in the Garden

My neighbour whos garden is higher than mine,leaves his garden hose on, and it floods my garden, help me pleas?

have you discussed this with him. he may not know and surely wouldnt like it if it happned to him..

What are eucalyptus leaves used for?

Eucalyptus leaves are used for medicinal reasons. They contain tannins and flavonoids, or antioxidants. Leaves can be steeped into a tea to reduce inflammation and made into a tincture to be used t... Read More »

How do i dry eucalyptus leaves?

Cut StemsCut stems in the length you desire. Use small handled garden shears to clip the ends neatly.SoakBoil 2 cups water. Pour the hot water carefully into a heat-proof glass vase. Pour in 1 cup ... Read More »

Do all eucalyptus have opposite leaves?

Not all eucalyptus trees have opposite leaves--it depends on the species. The different species can be difficult to distinguish from one another. One reason is that some eucalyptus trees only have ... Read More »