Fraser Fir, Fraser's Fir Abies fraseri NC, Roan Mt.

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Botanical Name:

Abies fraseri NC, Roan Mt.

Family:

Pinaceae

Genus:

Abies

Species:

fraseri

Location:

NC, Roan Mt.

Common Name:

Fraser Fir, Fraser's Fir

Seeds Per Pound:
41,500
Quantity:
5.09 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
23
Germination:
51%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
45-50 feet
Collection Locale:
North Carolina
Crop Year:
2017
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
5
In Stock: 5.09 lb
Prices
  • Abies fraseri NC, Roan Mt.

Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
4.95
10 g
19.50
1 oz
39.95
1 lb
329.50
1 kg
658.00
Growing Info:
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 stat. and spring sowing.
In a Nutshell:
* An evergreen Tree growing to 15 m (49ft 3in) at a fast rate.
* Flowering in May, with seeds ripe form September to October
* They often form forests of considerable extent at elevations of 1200 - 1800 metres. more...
* Fraser Fir has been used more times as the Blue Room Christmas tree (the official Christmas tree of the President of the United States's White House) than any other type of tree.
* It is grown in plantations in Scotland and sold by the thousands throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland. more...