Scientific name: Araucaria heterophylla
Description: Slow growing conifer with pyramidal form; rarely exceeds 4-6 feet indoors. Branches with 1/2 inch needles are clustered together in fan shapes arranged in tiers.
Light: Medium light near a window
Temperature: A wide range of tempertures (ideally 45-75 degrees F) can be tolerated
Methods of propagation: Commercially, from seed or cuttings; not practical for the indoor grower.
Comment: An excellent living indoor Christmas tree. Will become leggy in low light.