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Wollemia nobilis/

Wollemia nobilis / Wollemia nobilis
A young tree showing cold damage to foliage
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A young tree showing cold damage to foliage

This tree is an ancient one, probably dating back 90 million years

In early spring showing damage probably from cold

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Scientific Name: Wollemia nobilis
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Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: over 50 feet
Spread: 15 - 20 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Fruit present: Summer, Fall
Fruit color: Brown
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: One of the worlds oldest and rarest species found growing in Australia in the 1994. Trees are generally multi-trunked and the bark is knobby and dark brown. Branches terminate in a cone and when cone matures they die as do all older branches. It tolerate4s between 23 and 113 degrees F.