Abies concolor

White Fir; Concolor Fir

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Slow: 4-6" yr.
Mature Height - 75'
Mature Width - 35'
Longevity - Long: to 300 years

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Red or red-violet
Fruit - Erect cone, 3-6" long, 1.5-1.75" wide.
Leaf -
Fall Color - n/a
Bark - Smooth on young stems, old trunks are thick and horney with flattened, ashy gray ridges.
Other Features - Tolerant to urban pollution.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Tolerates heat, cold, drought, poor drainage, but prefers deep, rich, moist, acidic, well-drained gravelly or sandy-loam soils. Will not do well on clay. Prefers full sun, but will tolerate light shade.
Native Habitat - Colorado to southern California, northern Mexico and New Mexico.
Diseases and Insects - No serious disease or insect problems.
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Weakness -

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