Grand fir

Discover why the grand fir is the perfect choice for your Christmas tree. Learn how its dense foliage, citrus scent, and long-lasting needles will make your holiday season even more magical.
Flora, Lowland, Fir, Conifers, Fir Tree, Grand Fir, Tree, Silver Fir, Abies

General Information Common Name Grand Fir Scientific Name Abies Grandis Sun Tolerance Full Sun Height 40 - 70 m (135 - 230 ft) Spread 10 -15 m (33 - 50 ft) Growth Rate Fast Bloom Time Spring Color Green, Flower Color Yellow Type Tree Native USA, Asia, Europe. Classification Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division Coniferophyta – Conifers Class Pinopsida Subclass Order Pinales Family Pinaceae – Pine family Genus…

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One of the tallest firs in the world, Abies grandis (Grand Fir) is a large evergreen conifer of narrow, conical habit becoming round-topped or straggly with age. Its spreading and drooping branches are densely clad with sharp-tipped needles, shiny dark green above with two silver bands beneath. The needles are arranged in 2 distinct, flattened rows. They exude an orange aroma when crushed. Usually very resinous, the seed cones, up to 4 in. long (10 cm), are light-green or purple-tinged when youn Rocky Mountains, Eastern Oregon, Flowering Cherry Tree, Trees To Plant, Evergreen, Types Of Plants, Garden Styles, Growing Roses, Types Of Soil

One of the tallest firs in the world, Abies grandis (Grand Fir) is a large evergreen conifer of narrow, conical habit becoming round-topped or straggly with age. Its spreading and drooping branches are densely clad with sharp-tipped needles, shiny dark green above with two silver bands beneath. The needles are arranged in 2 distinct, flattened rows. They exude an orange aroma when crushed. Usually very resinous, the seed cones, up to 4 in. long (10 cm), are light-green or purple-tinged when…

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MAURICE
British, Nature, Outdoor, Trees, Evergreen Trees, Lowland, Growing Tree, Fir Tree, Evergreen

Abies grandis is an evergreen Tree growing to 75 m (246ft) by 8 m (26ft) at a fast rate. See above for USDA hardiness. It is hardy to UK zone 6 and is not frost tender. It is in leaf all year, and the seeds ripen from September to October. The species is monoecious (individual flowers are either male or female, but both sexes can be found on the same plant) and is pollinated by Wind. Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils and can grow in heavy clay soil. Suitable…

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Meaghan Crow
Rocky Mountains, Plants, Trees, Red Cedar, Lowland, Wetland, Cascade Mountains, Cascade, Fast Growing Trees

Grand Fir The Pine Family–Pinaceae Abies grandis (Douglas ex D. Don) Lindl. (Ay-beez GRAN-dis) Names: Grand Fir is also sometimes called Lowland Fir because it is the only fir in our area commonly found in lower elevations Relationships: There are about 40 species of true firs in the world, 9 in North America. We have […]

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Daniel Majewski