SpecificationsCommonly known as Coastal She-oak, Casuarina equisetifolia is an evergreen, medium sized spreading tree that produces weeping branches and cascading foliage. This tree occurs in challenging coastal regions near beaches and estuaries. Casuarina equisetifolia has a tolerance to drought, exposed areas, sandy soils and salt wind and soils, making is a hardy tree for coastal plantings. Casuarina equisetifolia is waterwise and ideal for mass plantings and highly useful for rejuvenation of poor sites. They are also used as a general wind breaker. Plant Casuarina equisetifolia in an area of full sun and well drained soils. Casuarina equisetifolia does grow best in sandy conditions. Keep soil moist until established. Casuarina equisetifolia does benefit from an annual appliacation of lime. Casuarina equisetifolia can grow to a height of 20 metres and a width of 10 metres.
Common Name Coastal She-oak / Horsetail She-oak Plant Type Evergreen, Native Australian Plant, Outdoor, Perennial, Tree Range No Dimensions 20m high x 10m wide Sunlight Full Sun, Part Sun Bird/Wildlife Attracting No Foliage Colour Green Botanical Genus Casuarina Botanical Species equisetifolia Flower Type No Foliage Type Acicular - Needle Shaped Width 1000 cm Height 2000 cm
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