Eucalyptus deglupta is a tall tree, commonly known as the Rainbow Eucalyptus. The unique multi-hued bark is the most distinctive feature of the tree. Patches of outer bark are shed annually at different times, showing a bright green inner bark. This then darkens and matures to give blue, purple, orange and then maroon tones.
Rainbow Eucalyptus Tree (Eucalyptus deglupta) - Also known as the Painted Gum Tree, this memorable specimen is known for its outstandingly smooth and highly colorful bark. Fast growing to 120 feet it is found on all the Hawaiian islands but is not common in the wild.