Norfolk Island Pine


Norfolk Island Pine, aka Araucaria Heterophylla, is not an actual pine but a tropical needled evergreen native to Norfolk Island in the Pacific Ocean. They are a good alternative to a traditional cut Christmas tree you can not only decorate during holidays but also keep them around all year round.

Although they prefer full sun whenever possible, Norfolk Island pines can also handle relatively long periods (months at a time) in lower light conditions.
It thrives in medium to bright light condition, but can tolerate low light. A good medium-light place in your home would be in the middle of a room that has a regular size window. They can be placed anywhere between the middle of the room and the window.
They like the soil to dry out between watering. That usually takes about two weeks in an average home environment. It may vary depends on your environment and light condition, but for them, it's always safer to underwater or water when you see signs of lack of water like floppy, droop, or soft leaves.
They like high humidity, but will be fine in average home humidity condition. Give them a mist as often as you can, or place it near a humidifier if possible.
With less light, they need to be watered less and cut off fertilizer to avoid stretching. Keep them indoor during winter and move them outside when the temperature allows (above 60°F or 15°C).
The plant comes with a default nursery pot. The nursery pot is usually 0.5" - 1" smaller than stated to fit into the same size decorative pot. Concrete Planter is sold separately.
As with all living things, no two plants are alike. There is some natural variation in size, shape, and characteristics. We make every effort to bring you a plant that as closely as possible matches the plant as it appears on our website, in the size you have chosen, and have a good potential to happily grow in your home.
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