Casuarina obesa

Swamp She-oak

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    This She-oak comes from both the southwest of Western Australia and the Mallee region of northwest Victoria where it grows along waterways and in swamps. Casuarina obesa is one of the more upright She-oaks and has relatively short branches that become more rounded with age. Casuarina obesa is an ideal windbreak or screening plant for difficult sites. This evergreen tree has a strong tolerance of both salinity and wet soils, and can improve soil quality by lowering saline in below water tables. Casuarina obesa can also tolerate significant frost. Plant Casuarina obesa in an area of full sun, with free draining soils. Casuarina obesa requires minimal maintenance. Water until established. Casuarina obesa can grow to a height of 15 metres and a width of 8 metres.
    Common Name Swamp She-oak
    Plant Type Evergreen, Native Australian Plant, Native West Australian Plant, Outdoor, Perennial, Tree
    Range No
    Dimensions 15m high x 8m wide
    Sunlight Full Sun
    Bird/Wildlife Attracting No
    Flower Colour Brown
    Foliage Colour Green, Grey
    Flowering Season Spring, Winter
    Botanical Genus Casuarina
    Botanical Species obesa
    Flower Type Catkins
    Foliage Type Acicular - Needle Shaped
    Width 800 cm
    Height 1500 cm

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Casuarina obesa

Swamp She-oak

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