Wood of the day #10: Norfolk Island Pine
- Common name(s): Norfolk Island Pine, Star Pine, Triangle Tree, Living Christmas Tree
- Botanical name: Araucaria heterophylla
- Synonymous: Araucaria excelsa
- Distribution: Norfolk Island
- Description: Dense and hard Pine-like wood, homogeneous texture with a creamy light yellow colour. Hard to distinguish annual rings but it clearly has thin stripes in more or less creamy colour.
- Fun facts: Not a real Pine, Norfolk Island Pine is a distinctive conifer and a member of the ancient and disjointly distributed family Araucariaceae.
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