Allocasuarina verticillata

Drooping Sheoak

A medium sized bushy tree that has a rounded head. It has weeping dark green branchlets that produce brown male flowers from winter to early spring. These trees when young can look rather sparse and scraggly but this changes with age. They sound like the ocean when the wind blows through their leaves.

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This tree currently has the following pot sizes in production.
40cm/27L 1.4-1.8m Available now
50cm/52L 1.8-2.2m In production
Common Name Drooping Sheoak
Foliage Evergreen 273
Form Pendulous 32
Mature Size 9 x 5m
Family Casuarinaceae 3
Genus Allocasuarina 3
Species Verticillata 1
Uses
Excellent windbreak in coastal areas. Great for shade and shelter. Good specimen tree or street tree. Can grow in even the most difficult soils.
Position & Soil
Tolerates most soils and aspects including coastal. Prefers full sun position and is extremelty heat tolerant. Minimal maintainence is required once established.
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Delivery
Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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