Beefwood, Suru, Saru

Posted by on December 6, 2012 in foliage season, Others | Comments Off on Beefwood, Suru, Saru

Beefwood, Suru, Saru
Scientific Name : Casuarina equisetifolia
Family : Casuarinaceae
Common Name : Beefwood, Suru, Saru
A fast growing, very tall tree. Capable of withstanding coastal winds. Timber is used for huts & cottages etc. Is very useful as windbreaker. By regular trimming they can be made in to a good fence.
Propagation : Seeds
Longevity : Perennial