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Norfolk Island Pine
Araucaria heterophylla

Location: 585 Pickering Ave.
District: Niles
Native to: Oceania
Tree type: conifer
Leaf retention: evergreen

Comments: Conifer, native to Norfolk Island (between Australia and New Zealand). A very formal, pyramidal tree with beautifully proportioned branches spreading out in horizontal planes and densely covered with small, bright green, needle-like leaves.

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NOTICE: This specimen is located on private property.  DO NOT TRESPASS!  No right to enter private property to view the specimen tree is granted by the Roadside Arboretum.  To prevent the transfer of disease and other considerations, do not touch or take samples from the specimen tree or any other plants on the property.

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Illustration by Philip Eaker