Monkey Puzzle Tree
Araucaria araucana The Monkey Puzzle Tree is a slow-growing evergreen tree, with branches clothed in sharply pointed, triangular dark green leaves. These bushy plants will eventually make a magnificent Specimen tree in a large garden.
Name: Araucaria araucana
Approx. Height and spread: Higher than 12M x 8M
Position: Full Sun – Part shade.
Soil Ph: All
Moisture: Moist but well drained.
Hardiness: Fully Hardy
‘The monkey puzzle was given its name by an observer who thought monkeys couldn’t climb the spiky branches.’