Monkey Puzzle Trees
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monkey puzzle tree in outdoor container

Zone HERTS WD6 3JF | Ranjith added on August 23, 2016 | Answered

Need tips for growing a monkey puzzle tree in an outdoor container. What soil must be used in the container and what fertilizer needs to be used, and at what intervals?

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Alisma
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Answered on August 24, 2016

The best soil for monkey puzzle trees is a very well-drained soil containing a high proportion of bark, coconut coir, expanded clay, and such materials in addition to a smaller amount of organic matter. You can start with a smaller container and repot in larger containers as the tree grows. This article has more information on fertilizer:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/monkey-puzzle/monkey-puzzle-indoors.htm

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