Casuarina equisetifolia


Casuarina equisetifolia also known as Horsetail Tree or Australian Pine is Erect to spreading, open tree with pendent branch tips, grey-green shoots, and scale-like leaves, 1mm long, arranged in whorls of 6-8. The cylindrical to ovoid flower cones are 5mm long. Height 5-15m, sometimes to 25m, Spread 3-8m. Native of E. Australia, Pacifica Islands.