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ABIES koreana

Commonly known as Korean fir

A small slow growing compact tree with white undersides to the leaves and violet-purple upright cylindrical cones
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£14.50 each

  • Evergreen - shiny, dark-green leaves 1-2cm (½ to ¾in) long.
  • Height - 10m (33ft)
  • Spread - 6m (20ft)
  • Conifer - female cones are cylindrical, violet-blue, 5-7cm (2-3in) long.
  • Tree
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Endangered in the wild - These plants are listed on the International Union for Conservation of Nature's list of 'Red Plants'. This is a list of threatened species in the wild, they are either critically, endangered or vulnerable to extinction. - Endangered
  • Good to know - the erect, purple cones resemble candles when resin runs. Good for a small garden as produces cones while young
  • Pests & Diseases - adelgids, honey fungus.
  • Place of origin - South Korea.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Suitable for small gardens - Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Conical
10m (33ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  6m (20ft)
 

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