White Fir; Concolor Fir
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Slow: 4-6" yr.Mature Height - 75'Mature Width - 35'Longevity - Long: to 300 years
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Red or red-violetFruit - Erect cone, 3-6" long, 1.5-1.75" wide.Leaf - Fall Color - n/aBark - 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.Strength - 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 concolor.