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Floristic Inventory of the Florida Keys Database Online

Araucaria heterophylla (Salisb.) Franco
Norfolk Island-pine

Araucaria heterophylla
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Family: Araucariaceae

Group: Gymnosperm

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Tree

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Pacific Islands (Norfolk Island).

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SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Cultivated Only

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence: Present

FLORIDA KEYS Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

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Florida Keys History and Distribution: Not reported for the Florida Keys by John Kunkel Small in 1913. Cultivated in the Florida Keys and recently discovered to be naturalizing on Big Pine Key by Steven W. Woodmansee. An herbarium voucher is needed for the Monroe County Keys.

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Araucaria heterophylla has been reported from the following conservation area in the FLORIDA KEYS :
Occurrence Native Status
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park Present Not Native, Cultivated Only




Araucaria heterophylla has been reported for the following 2 habitats in THE FLORIDA KEYS :
Disturbed Upland
Pine Rockland


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Araucaria heterophylla
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr