Bunya - Bunya Pine, Bunya Bunya, Bunya Pine, Bunya Bunya Tree, False Monkey Puzzle Tree Araucaria bidwillii

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Botanical Name:

Araucaria bidwillii

Family:

Araucariaceae

Genus:

Araucaria

Species:

bidwillii

Common Name:

Bunya - Bunya Pine, Bunya Bunya, Bunya Pine, Bunya Bunya Tree, False Monkey Puzzle Tree

Seeds Per Pound:
24
Quantity:
8.03 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
5
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
100-120 feet
Collection Locale:
QLD, Australia
Crop Year:
2020
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
10
In Stock: 8.03 lb
Prices
  • Araucaria bidwillii

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
14.95
1 lb
34.50
1 kg
72.00
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: none required.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow 1-2" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: seeds will initially form tubers, after these are formed ,expose them to light then plant tubers in ground.
In a Nutshell:
* The germinating seed produces an underground 'earth nut' which has a coconut-like flavour.
* Seed - raw, cooked or ground into a powder.
* Starchy and delicious, it has the texture of a waxy boiled potato with the flavour of chestnuts. more...
* Sometimes grown as a pot plant in colder areas.
* Produces fruit that look like pineapples when mature. more...
* It is native to south-east Queensland with two small disjunct populations in northern Queensland's World Heritage listed Wet Tropics. more...