Eucalyptus Regnans , Known By The Common Names Mountain Ash , Victorian Ash , Sw ...
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Description: Eucalyptus regnans , known by the common names Mountain Ash , Victorian Ash , Swamp Gum , Tasmanian Oak or Stringy Gum in Mount Field National Park , Australia . Eucalyptus regnans is one of the tallest trees and flowering plants , the tallest known and living sample is called Centurion , which stands 99 , 6m ( 2009 ) . The wood ot the Eucalyptus regnans is harvested in very large quantities for wood chips , timber and furniture . The clear cutting of the diminishing old growth Eucalyptus regnans is heavily discussed and sparks more and more protest by environmentalists . Australia , Tasmania , March 2006