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Callitris glaucophylla

White Cypress-Pine
(formerly Callitris columellaris)

Species Description

This link will give you an image of the species as a mature plant, as well as flower, fruit and seed description.

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


2 Months

4 Months

6 Months


Seed Description

Seed Pre-Treatment



Cover with 2-3mm of potting mix.



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