The cones take 2 full seasons to mature and are ready to harvest when they have turned brown in colour. Stack the cones in the sun to dry and open. Remove seeds by hand and crack the shells removing the kernels.
Habit - This tree will take up to 8 years to fruit.
Size - A beautiful tree reaching 5-6 metres in 10 years.
Pollination - Self-fertile
Harvest - Autumn