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Profile Image Sarah Rickard

Squares

Self employed gardener, City & Guilds qualified in Garden Design & Horticulture studied at Capel Manor, Enfield

Araucaria araucana

  • Season Icon Early SpringEarly Spring 2016
  • Like Count 38
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Squares

This monkey puzzle tree was tiny when my parents first moved into their house in Cambridgeshire 14 years ago....

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westburylodge

Love these trees so rarely seen now 😍

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joanboston

They do grow very large though, hope it's not too near the house

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Squares

No i think its far enough away to not cause any problems for a few years @joanboston the nuts are edible apparently :)

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godfreye

Do like the monkey puzzle we had one years ago at the old house wasn't as big as yours. 😊

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joanboston

I didn't know that @Squares My sister has one in her garden about the same size, I shall tell her.

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russellcooper

Like that . Looks like a good specimen . Nice and straight .

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Squares

@joanboston i think they start fruiting at 20 years, this one is not far off that :)

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andyjomj

I bought one of these yesterday. Love them

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Squares

@latebloomer between 30 and 40m apparently!!! just googled it ;)

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