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Araucariaceae
Araucaria araucana, Araucariaceae, Monkey Puzzle Tree.
B & T World Seeds reference:
286

Common names and Synonyms:
Monkey Puzzle Tree, Chilean Pine.

Flower:
pale YELLOW heads,clust.2-3.

Fruit:
Cone.

Foliage:
triangular, to 5 x 2.5cm.

Height:
to 30m..

Uses (see also sublists):

Minimum Temperature:
USDA zone: 8 (10 to 20F = -12 to -6.5C).


Araucaria araucana Seed count: 270 per kilogram

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Araucaria araucana is included in the following B & T World Seeds sub-lists:


Cultivation:

Araucaria seeds have only short viability, it is best to order seeds well in advance to receive fresh seeds with maximum germination potential.

Germinates best between 70 and 80F.

Free draining seed compost.

Soak seeds in hot water for 12 - 24 hours before sowing.

If possible plant out before the sapling becomes pot-bound.


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