Monkey Puzzle Tree

Araucaria araucana

Monkey Puzzle Tree, also known as a Chilean Pine, is an unusual and attractive, evergreen perennial (zone 7b-11) that is native to Chile.  The Monkey Puzzle Tree can grow up to 30-40 m (98-130 ft) tall and 1.5-2.5 m (5-8 ft) wide and has stiff, leathery, triangular shaped, spiky leafs that are arranged spirally around the trunk and branches.

This monkey puzzle tree is 6 years old and can live for more than 700 years, likes full sun to part shade and requires moderate watering.