Balsam Fir Abies balsamea Nova Scotia

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Botanical Name:

Abies balsamea Nova Scotia

Family:

Pinaceae

Genus:

Abies

Species:

balsamea

Location:

Nova Scotia

Common Name:

Balsam Fir

Seeds Per Pound:
87,308
Quantity:
11.78 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
22
Germination:
39%
Germination Test Type:
Actual
Purity:
99%
Height:
75 feet
Collection Locale:
Nova Scotia
Crop Year:
2021
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
3
In Stock: 11.78 lb
Prices
  • Abies balsamea Nova Scotia

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
$5.95
10 gram
$18.50
1 oz
$29.95
1 lb
$299.50
1 kg
$598.00
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 30 days.
Germination: seed may start to germinate in cold strat., sow seed 3/8" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: fall sowing in mulched beds is often prefered to artificial strat and spring sowing.
In a Nutshell:
* Our Nova Scotia source seed comes from the Balsam Fir Christmas Tree Capital of the World!
* A symmetrically pyramidal tree with lustrous dark green needles that are very aromatic. more...
* Very popular as Christmas Trees, especially in the northeastern USA. more...
* The resin is used internally in propriety mixtures to treat coughs. more...