Whitehorse City Council

Allocasuarina littoralis – Black She-Oak

A small, pyramid-shaped tree. Dark green branches are very fine contrasting strongly with black bark. The flowers are showy, typically dark red in spring.

Evergreen/deciduous: evergreen
Maintenance: medium
Pest and disease: low
Height: 4-8m x 2-5m
Growth rate: fast
Canopy density: medium
Origin: indigenous to the City of Whitehorse
Drought tolerances: good
Water-logging tolerances: poor
Wind tolerances: high
Frost tolerances: high
Pollution tolerances: moderate