'Norfolk island pine' is a plant in the Araucaria genus with a scientific name of Araucaria heterophylla. The botanical name epithet for Norfolk island pine (heterophylla) means 'with leaves of different kinds'.Leaves appear approximately as a Dark green colour. A type of ornamental / conifer, it mainly grows as an evergreen plant - which means it retains leaves throughout the year. Normally grows with a tree habit.
Norfolk Island is believed to be where Norfolk island pine originates from.
This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Norfolk island pine have been kindly provided by our members.
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These plants have been known to grow well alongside Norfolk island pine so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Norfolk island pine so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Norfolk island pine plants:
Norfolk pine, Star Pine
Araucaria heterophylla (Salisb.) Franco
22 May 2011
Doing great! donated to school biology department as part of move.