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monkey puzzle

a South American coniferous tree, Araucaria araucana, having branches shaped like a candelabrum and stiff sharp leaves: family Araucariaceae
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What they desperately want in Chile is Monkey Puzzle trees.
The dinosaurs will be seen munching among unique specimens include cypress-like conifer mangroves, giant bromeliads, descendants of the first true flowers, giant horsetail ferns, monkey puzzle trees and parasol trees -- an exotic looking member of the chocolate family.
But in hundreds of raids across the country last week, thieves targeted furniture, monkey puzzle trees and even a shoal of 50 carp.