Canaan Fir, Bracted Balsam Fir, West Virginia Balsam Fir
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - slowMature Height - 45-75'Mature Width - 20-25'Longevity - 150 yrs.
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Male-yellow, catkin-like, female-red-purpleFruit - Erect cone, 2-4" longLeaf - Fall Color - n/aBark - Breaking up into small, reddish brown, irregular scaly platesOther Features - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Prefers acid, well-drained soil, more shade tolerant than other firsNative Habitat - Higher altitudes of North AmericaDiseases and Insects - Spruce budworm, woolly aphid and canker diseaseStrength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Fir.- Other plants of the family Pinaceae.- Other plants of the genus Abies.- Other plants of the species Abies balsamea.