Norfolk Island pine


noun

a coniferous evergreen tree, Araucaria heterophylla (or A. excelsa), having whorled branches and needlelike foliage, widely cultivated as a houseplant.

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Also called Australian pine, Norfolk pine .

Origin of Norfolk Island pine

First recorded in 1795–1805

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British Dictionary definitions for Norfolk Island pine

Norfolk Island pine

noun

a tall coniferous tree, Araucaria heterophylla, native to Norfolk Island and widely cultivated
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