Water Gum (Tristaniopsis laurina Luscious) has deep green foliage with a rounded growing habit. New growth is tinged copper and leaves can turn red in winter. It's bark forms a deep red colour and reveals a cream stem when peeled back. In the summer, sweetly perfumed golden yellow flowers appear.


This plant is ideal as a shade tree for most gardens.


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Water Gum

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  • Drought and frost tolerant, but will grow best in a warm moist climate. This plant will tolerate a wide range of soil types from clay/loam to rocky soils, ensure ample water is provided upon establishment.

  • Plant Type

    Evergreen Tree

    Dimensions (HxW)

    7-12m high x 5m wide

    Flower Colour


    Flowering Season

    Yes, Summer

    Foliage Colour

    Copper, Green, Red

    Foliage Type


    Bird/Wildlife Attracting


    Sun Exposure

    Full Sun / Part Shade