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Callitris columellaris

White Cypress-pine
(now known as C. glaucophylla)

Species Description

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Species description

Cultivation and Uses

This link will give you information about climate parameters, tolerance of climate extremes and adverse soils, biological traits under cultivation, soil factors, uses and potentially undesirable attributes.

Cultivation and uses

Plant Growing Stages

Germination

2 Months

4 Months

6 Months


Seed

Seed Description


Seed Pre-Treatment

Cold/Refrigeration

Sowing

Cover with 2-3mm of potting mix.

Watering
 

Germination
 

Germination usually occurs within 2-8 weeks.
Stratification (2-4 weeks) or smoke treatment improve germination.
Germination delayed in hot weather.

Pests and Disease
 
When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Spring or Autumn
Optimal germination temperature 15-25°C

Seed Collection Timeframe
 

Late November - April

Storage and Ripening
 

Seed remains viable for maximum of 1 years if stored at room temperature or 2 years if kept at 3-5��_C.

Grows from Cuttings
 

Yes