How about a ‘tropical pine’ for Christmas?

Photo courtesy of VOLTAIRE MOISE Araucaria pines in Hawaii are often hybrids between the Cook pine and the Norfolk pine. When grown in pots, they make ideal living Christmas trees that can later be planted in the forest, such as these at the Kona Cloud Forest Sanctuary.

Now that our Thanksgiving turkey is digested and there has been a bit of snow on Maunakea, it is time to look forward to Christmas.