Rainbow Eucalyptus Trees

I recently just learned about these trees called Rainbow Eucalyptus Trees. I did’t even know that something like this even existed!

via environmental graffiti


Rainbow Eucalyptus TreeThese Rainbow Trees are the only species of Eucalyptus tree found in the northern hemisphere.


paint brush treeThe different colors appear as the bark sheds so, the colors are an indication of the trees age.

Freshly shed bark will turn green. This color darkens over time and changes from blue to purple and then reaches orange and maroon tones.





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