Allocasuarina verticillata ‘Noodles’ – She-oak

Noodles is a dwarf shrub, growing to only half to a metre high, and is a great easy care landscaping plant. It has grey green wiry foliage that creates interesting textural effects in the garden. Grows in full sun to part shade, and does well in most soil types as long as it gets good drainage. Good for coastal sites, and tolerates dry spells once established. Feed with a good low phosphorus native fertilizer.

Family : Casuarineaceae
Cultivar Name: Noodles
Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : 0.6
Flowering Time :
Soil Type : Sandy, Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix, Poor soil
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Dense foliage, Spreading, Mound-shaped, Weeping
Soil Moisture : Dry, Well-drained
Special Uses : Erosion control, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing, Playground friendly
Scientific Name: Allocasuarina verticillata
Common Name : She-oak
Height : 1
Flower Color :
pH Level : Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Poolside, Container growing, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan : Perennial
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Seed eating birds, Lizards