White Fir, Concolor Fir Abies concolor concolor NM, Santa Fe

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Botanical Name:

Abies concolor concolor NM, Santa Fe

Family:

Pinaceae

Genus:

Abies

Species:

concolor

Subspecies:

concolor

Location:

NM, Santa Fe

Common Name:

White Fir, Concolor Fir

Lot#:
090289
Seeds Per Pound:
14,982
Quantity:
2.13 lb
Avg Count Packet:
64
Germination:
49%
Germination Test Type:
Actual
Purity:
97%
Height:
100 feet
Collection Locale:
Sante Fe, NM
Crop Year:
2009
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
5
In Stock: 2.13 lb
Prices
  • ABIES concolor NM, Santa Fe

Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
$4.95
1 oz
$15.36
1 lb
$129.50
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days.
Germination: seed may start to germinate in cold strat., sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* The New Mexico sources of Abies concolor will be intermediate between the Arizona and the Colorado. Therefore a little bluer in color than the Colorado and a little more cold hardy than the Arizona. Highly recommended for zones 5 and 6. more...
* It is popular as an ornamental landscaping tree and as a Christmas Tree. It is sometimes known as a Concolor fir. more...
* Plants are very shade tolerant but growth is slower in dense shade. more...
* The crushed leaves have a strong lemony scent. more...
* The wood lacks a distinctive odor and so does not impart a flavor to items stored in it. Thus it can be used for making tubs for storing food items. more...