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Colorado Fir Tree



Colorado Fir Tree

Colorado Fir Tree Facts

Specific Name:
Abies concolor
Hardiness Zones:
3 to 7
Growth_Rate:
Slow
Site Requirements:
Sun to light shade; prefers moist, well drained soil; dislikes heavy clay but tolerates heat and drought
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Narrow pyramidal; horizontal branches with drooping lower branches
Height:
30 to 50'
Weight:
15 to 30
Leaf:
2" blue green needles
Flower/Fruit:
5" cylindrical cones; purple bloom when young
Comments:
Withstand heat and drought better than most firs
Habit:
Evergreen
Cultivars:
Candicans