Araucaria aracuana (Monkey Puzzle tree)
Truly unique, you know this evergreen conifer, the Monkey Puzzle tree already! Architectural wow factor, tree looks like it is more likely from Mars than from Chile and Southern Argentina! But be careful where you plant one, they will become a very big tree when mature.
- DFG rating 8/10.
- Evergreen conifer tree.
- Final height 30-40 meters tall.
- Final stem will be 100-150cm diameter stem.
- National tree of Chile.
- Declared dangered by the UCN in 2003.
- One of the hardiest of conifer tree.
- Dark Green, thick, tough, triangular shaped conifer leaves.