Callitris oblonga – Pigmy Cypress Pine

A nicely shaped native pine, growing in a rounded column shape with blue tinged green soft foliage. A large shrub to small tree, it grows from 2 to 5 metres high and 2 metres wide, making it great for screening, informal hedging and as a street tree. Would also be a good native Christmas tree. Good for most soil types, low maintenance and waterwise. For sun and part shade.

Family : Cupressaceae
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Plant Type : Small tree, Large shrub
Width : 2.5
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Soil Type : Sandy, Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil
Climate Zone : Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool, Semi-arid
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Dense foliage, Column-shaped
Soil Moisture : Dry, Well-drained
Special Uses : Bonsai, Street tree, Erosion control, Fast growing, Playground friendly
Scientific Name: Callitris oblonga
Common Name : Pigmy Cypress Pine
Height : 5
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pH Level : Acid, Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Container growing, Drought resistant
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan : Perennial
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
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