Allocasuarina tortiramula – Twisted She-oak

The twisted she-oak is a small shrub, with interesting twisted and spreading branches and a dense canopy. Rare in the wild and restricted to a small area in SW Western Australia. Grows in a Mediterranean climate.

Family : Casuarinaceae
Cultivar Name:
Plant Type : Small shrub, Large shrub
Width : 2
Flowering Time : Spring, Winter
Soil Type : Loamy, Sandy loam
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Spreading
Soil Moisture : Well-drained
Special Uses : Erosion control
Scientific Name: Allocasuarina tortiramula
Common Name : She-oak
Height : 1.7
Flower Color : Brown
pH Level : Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Plant Environment : Drought resistant
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan :
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Seed eating birds, Lizards