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Norfolk Island Pine Large trees, up to 70 m I believe. Endemic to Norfolk Island, a small island 1500 km east of Australia - seen widely here on the mainland. <br />
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Bark detail:<br />
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Foliage:<br />
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Norfolk Island Pine

Large trees, up to 70 m I believe. Endemic to Norfolk Island, a small island 1500 km east of Australia - seen widely here on the mainland.


Bark detail:

Norfolk Island Pine bark detail Large trees, up to 70 m I believe. Endemic to Norfolk Island, a small island 1500 km east of Australia - seen widely here on the mainland.<br />
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Foliage:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/81656/norfolk_island_pine.html Araucaria heterophylla,Araucariaceae,Australia,Geotagged,Norfolk Island Pine,Norfolk Island pine,Pinales,Tree,Winter,botany,new south wales,plant,tree bark

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  1. Beautiful foliage! Posted 3 months ago

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''Araucaria heterophylla'' is a distinctive conifer, a member of the ancient and now disjointly distributed family Araucariaceae. As its vernacular name Norfolk Island pine implies, the tree is endemic to Norfolk Island, a small island in the Pacific Ocean between Australia, New Zealand and New Caledonia. The genus ''Araucaria'' occurs across the South Pacific, especially concentrated in New Caledonia where 13 closely related and similar-appearing species are found. It is sometimes called a star.. more

Similar species: Pinales
Species identified by Ruth Spigelman
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By Ruth Spigelman

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Uploaded Jul 11, 2019. Captured Feb 9, 2019 10:31 in 12 Hickson St, Merewether NSW 2291, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 60D
  • f/10.0
  • 1/197s
  • ISO160
  • 39mm