Araucaria (continuation)
Pine of Norfolk, Araucaria heterophylla

Conifer with persistent leaves. Leaves in short, irregular scales (his Latin name means "in various leaves").
Origin: the island of Norfolk, north of New Zealand (whose araucaria of Norfolk constitutes emblem).
Habitat: the araucaria of Norfolk fears frost. It fits well to the mild climate of the South of France or of west of France, or in flat, although It exaggerates 3 m in more than!.
Height: 30 m (unusually 60 m, in its original area).
Shape: of a pyramid.

Other species:

Araucaria of Chile
Araucaria bidwillii,
native to Australia.
Araucaria angustifolia ("in narrow leaves"), native to South America. It is a small tree with leaves in tight scales.
Araucaria of Cook, Araucaria columnaris with shape narrow columnar.


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