Araucaria excelsa

Other common names: Norfolk Island Pine, Star Pine 
Synonym: Araucaria heterophylla

Product ID: 8577

Description

Category : 

  • Evergreen coniferous tree.

Physical Properties :

  • Under optimum conditions, grows to 25-30 m height 8-10 m crown diameter and similar to pine tree with coniferous leaves.

Sun Request :

  • Prefer partial shade and it should be protect from direct sunlight.

Specifications : 

  • Grows healthy in well drained and moisture soils.
  • Should be protect from severe and direct winds.
  • Tree crown could change form with winds and sudden temperature changes.
  • Low humidity in summer and temperatures below ‘0 degree’ in winter adversely affect growth.
  • Can be use as an indoor plant in cold climate regions.
  • USDA Zone 9b: – 3.8 ° C (25 ° F)
  • USDA Zone 10a: -1.1 °C (30 °F)
  • USDA Zone 10b: 1.7 °C (35 °F)
  • USDA Zone 11:  4.5 °C  (40 °F)