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Botanical name: Abies lasiocarpa
Other names: Alpine fir, Rocky mountain fir , Subalpine fir
Species: A. lasiocarpa - A. lasiocarpa is a narrowly pyrimidal, evergreen, coniferous tree with corky bark, flat, needle-like, densely-arranged, grey- to blue-green leaves and oblong to cylindrical, dark purple cones that ripen to brown.
Abies lasiocarpa is: Evergreen
Foliage: Grey-green, Blue-green in All seasons
Fruit: Red, Green, Brown in All seasons
Habit: Narrowly conical
Diseases: Generally disease-free.
Pruning: No pruning is needed.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Abies lasiocarpa (Alpine fir) will reach a height of 10m and a spread of 4m after 20-50 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, Low Maintenance, Wind-breaker
Cultivation: Plant in moist but well-drained slightly acidic soil. Grows much larger in the wild.
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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|
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