Family Casuarinaceae
Description Upright shrub or small tree 2–5 m high. Dioecious.
Flowering Time spring
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Vegetation Communities woodlands and heaths
Soil Types sands to clay loams
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values Food plant for black cockatoos. Should be included in more Hunter Valley seed lists for this reason
Amenity / Ornamental Values male plants take on a rusty orange hue when in flower
Other Values
Water Deficit high
Compaction low
Waterlogging low
Shade average
Minimum Temperature
Seed & Germination Details
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Viability Period long
Dormancy none
Treatment none
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees
Direct Seeding