An attractive medium to large sized gum tree with fine grey-green, soft foliage and distinctive smooth, pale brown bark and beautiful cream, fluffy flowers from winter to summer, but have been known to flower longer. Great shade tree. Suitable for garden parks and roadside planting. Grow in a sunny position in well-drained soil. This species has moderate drought and frost resistance. Eucalyptus spathulata will grow to a height of 6-12m and a width of 6-8m.