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Casuarina obesa

Swamp Sheoak

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

Sowing

Watering
 

Germination
 

Germination usually occurs within 6 weeks.
Full sun - do not shade in early germination stages.

Pests and Disease
 
When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Late Spring-Summer
Optimum germination temperature 25°C.

Seed Collection Timeframe
 

Year Round

Storage and Ripening
 

Seed loses viabilty quickly once released from cone. Storage at 3-5°C reccomended.

Grows from Cuttings
 

Yes