Look for small, waxy, white flakes on the leaves of red river gum
or mallee eucalyptus trees.
Of course, you probably would not want to plant some of them, either because they grow too tall or they are susceptible to the lerp psyllid, an insect that has ravaged the red river gum
tree (Eucalyptus camaldulensis) throughout Southern California.
The depletion of, vegetation corridors between habitats, large red river gums
and mallee woodlands were identified in the report as the cause for the parrots' declining numbers.
The 40 000 to 50 000 ha of the core marsh contains the reed beds and red river gums
,' Hogendyke said.