I am interested in the evolutionary ecology of plant functional traits, particularly the diversity of leaf traits and the phenomenon heteroblasty among species of the eucalypt clade.

Publications
Vlasveld C, O’Leary B, Udovicic F & Burd M (2018) Leaf heteroblasty in eucalypts: biogeographic evidence of ecological function. Australian Journal of Botany 66(3), 191-201. LINK

Media
Growing pains: eucalypt leaves and tree adolescence. Remember The Wild. March 2019 LINK