Casuarina cunninghamiana
RIVER SHE-OAK, AUSTRALIAN PINE
Casuarinaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen tree

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to occasionally flooded

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, sand, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, second line salt wind, medium soil salinity, light frost
30m
Plant habit
 
15m

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Origins: Australia, NSW, Sydney region region, ACT, QLD

Other Botanical Names:

Other Common Names: Small Cone Ironwood, Beefwood

 
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Casuarina cunninghamiana
RIVER SHE-OAK, AUSTRALIAN PINE
Casuarinaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen tree

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to occasionally flooded

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, sand, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, second line salt wind, medium soil salinity, light frost
30m
Plant habit
 
15m

FEATURES

Flowers: red & orange

Flowering Time: late summer to mid autumn

Bark & Stems: furrowed bark


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits bush, coastal, dry style & mediterranean designs

Uses: informal screen, windbreak, coppice

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: bird attracting






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