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stamp Date of issue: 17 Nov 1982
Designer: E. Conabere

Plant: Corymbia ficifolia
(then known as Eucalyptus ficifolia)

Family: Myrtaceae

Red Flowering Gum
Grows naturaly in south-western Western Australia.
Small, often twisted tree to 9m with rough bark.
Very spectacular in flower
Common in cultivation.


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