Sheoak Casuarina cunninghamiana

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Sheoak - River

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Riparian species. good choice for windbreaks and compacted soils with the added advantage of being nitrogen fixing. It is a conical evergreen tree with pendulous needle-like foliage.


Specifications of Sheoak - River

Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) +10m

Plants required to Pollinate 3 Plants (Male and Female)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Water Requirements Drought Hardy (Little Watering)

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? No (Full Size)

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 4-5 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Poor Drainage (Clay)

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

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Sheoak - River Reviews & Tips

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6y ago

STREAKY BAY, SA, Australia

I have a feeling they are not suitable for SA conditions and while I always thought sheoak was drought tolerant - maybe not.So far 3 have died

★★★★★ 12y ago

Kadina, SA, Australia

Does anyone sell these seeds

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