I planted a eucalyptus tree about 6 - 7 meters (20 - 22 feet) from my house.
Does this tree have an effect on my building foundation?
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Eucalyptus gunnii is a very large and fast growing tree if left unpruned; some of the other varieties don't get quite so large, but really, no eucalyptus should be planted with 40 or 50 feet (12.5 to 15 metres) of a building, because yes, it could affect foundations. Not to mention the mess it makes when larger with all the peeling scrolls of bark dropping everywhere...