Alpine Fir Tree

Alpine Fir Tree

Alpine Fir Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Abies lasiocarpa
Hardiness Zones:   5-7a
Growth_Rate:   Slow
Site Requirements:   Sun; well drained soil
Texture:   Medium to fine
Form:   Pyramidal
Height:   100'
Weight:   -
Leaf:   1 to 1.5" needles; crowded; pale bluish green
Flower/Fruit:   2 to 4" oblong dark purple cones
Comments:    Grayish to chalk white bark
Habit:   Evergreen
Cultivars:   Var. arizonica 'Compacta'