Littoral Casuarina

Family: Casuarinaceae
Genus: Casuarina
Species: littoralis
Main Flower Colour: Red


A shrub or small tree with rough, furrowed bark. Foliage can be drooping or held erect. Branchlets have whorls of 6-9 teeth at each joint. Female flower is pictured.

Flowering start in September.


The main flower colour is red. Pine-like foliage with small red feathery flowers. Cone-like seed pods.


Most Casuarinas have wood that burns well at a cool but even temperature.


Flowers and Plants of NSW and Southern Queensland. Rotherham, Briggs, Blaxell and Carolin.
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Bio Regions

New England Tablelands (NET)

Region Specifics

Girraween NP, SE Queensland.

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