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Hakea suberea - S.Moore.

Common Name Cork Tree
Family Proteaceae
USDA hardiness Coming soon
Known Hazards None known
Habitats Amongst low trees, or grassland; occurring on outcrops; in rocky or stony soil, or sand, or wet soil; occupying flood plains, rocky outcrop on sand plain[285].
Range Western Australia.
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Moist Soil Semi-shade Full sun
Hakea suberea Cork Tree


Hakea suberea Cork Tree

 

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Summary


Physical Characteristics

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Hakea suberea is a TREE growing to 5 m (16ft 5in). The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs).
Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils. Suitable pH: acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils. It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. It prefers moist soil.

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Synonyms

Habitats

Woodland Garden Secondary; Sunny Edge;

Edible Uses

Edible Parts:
Edible Uses: Drink

A sweet drink can be made from the crushed nectar-rich flowers[144].

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Medicinal Uses

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None known

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Other Uses

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Cultivation details

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Propagation

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Weed Potential

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Conservation Status

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Growth: S = slow M = medium F = fast. Soil: L = light (sandy) M = medium H = heavy (clay). pH: A = acid N = neutral B = basic (alkaline). Shade: F = full shade S = semi-shade N = no shade. Moisture: D = dry M = Moist We = wet Wa = water.

 

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Botanical References

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