The River sheoak (Casuarina cunninghamiana)is a tall tender perennial evergreen tree with a flowering period in mid Spring. It grows well in semi-shade, and prefers medium levels of water. This plant requires a minimum of 300 frost free days to grow successfully. It has low drought tolerance.
Casuarina cunninghamiana grows in soils ranging from a pH of 6.5 (slightly acidic ranges from 6.1 to 6.5) to 7.5 (neutral ranges from 6.6 to 7.5). It is adapted to silt, sand, loam, clay loam, silt loam, sandy loam, loamy sand, silty clay loam and sandy clay loam soils, and prefers low fertility.
This is a erect tree has a fast rate of growth and has a single stem growth form, and has an ultimate height of 30.5m / 100.1ft.
Height at ...
- 20 years 15.2m / 49.9ft
It has green leaves.
Fruit and seed
There is a high fruit/seed abundance beginning in Summer and ending in Autumn.22°C / 71.6F to 30.5m / 100.1ft
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|Specific epithet ?||cunninghamiana|
|River sheoak (United States)|
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