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Botanical name: Abies concolor 'Compacta'
Other names: Compact white fir, Abies concolor 'Glauca Compacta', Abies concolor 'Glauca Nana'
Variety or cultivar: 'Compacta' _ 'Compacta' is a slow-growing, dwarf, evergreen conifer with an irregular, spreading habit. It has slender blue-grey needles.
Abies concolor 'Compacta' is: Evergreen
Foliage: Blue, Grey in All seasons
Tree shape: Compact, Irregular, Spreading
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Diseases: Generally disease-free.
Pruning: No pruning is needed.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Grafting, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Abies concolor 'Compacta' (Compact white fir) will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 2.5m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Foliage only, Gravel, Low Maintenance, Rock
Cultivation: Plant in moist but well-drained slightly acidic soil and protect from cold winds.
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|Soil types:||Clay, Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Neutral|
|Aspect:||North, South, East, West|
Eric Jolley, Warrington, Cheshire