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Casuarina equisetifolia, Australian Pine

FR366/FOR298 by Michael G. Andreu, Melissa H. Friedman, and Robert J. NorthropJanuary 5th, 2022Australian pine was originally planted in Florida in the late 1800's as a windbreak and for shade. But soon thereafter it was spreading without help from humans. Today it is considered a category I invasive species in Florida, and the Division of Plant Industry strictly prohibits possessing, transporting, and cultivating this species.

Casuarina spp.: Australian-Pine

ST129/ENH288 by Edward F. Gilman, Dennis G. Watson, Ryan W. Klein, Andrew K. Koeser, Deborah R. Hilbert, and Drew C. McLeanMarch 20th, 2019

Field Guide to Identify the Common Casuarina (Australian Pine) Species in Florida

HS394/HS1140 by William S. Castle and Michael AndreuFebruary 10th, 2022A UF/IFAS numbered Fact Sheet.

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