Grand Fir, Giant Fir, Clearwater Grand Fir Abies grandis Inland Ecotype

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Botanical Name:

Abies grandis Inland Ecotype

Family:

Pinaceae

Genus:

Abies

Species:

grandis

Location:

Inland Ecotype

Common Name:

Grand Fir, Giant Fir, Clearwater Grand Fir

Seeds Per Pound:
25,200
Quantity:
0.97 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
14
Germination:
53%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
98%
Height:
200 feet
Collection Locale:
Lincoln, MT
Crop Year:
2020
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
6
In Stock: 0.97 lb
Prices
  • Abies grandis Inland Ecotype

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
$14.50
1 oz
$19.95
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 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* A fir native to the Pacific Northwest of North America.
* A large evergreen coniferous tree growing to 40-70m tall and with a trunk diameter of up to 2m.
* The aromatic leaves are used as a moth repellent.
* The boughs have been used in the home as an incense.
* A powder made from the dried and crushed leaves was used as a baby powder by the N. American Indians.
* The bark can be used as a waterproof covering material for buildings and canoes. more...
* The inner bark of the grand fir was used by some Plateau Indian tribes for treating colds and fever.
* The lumber is non-resinous and fine textured. In the North American logging industry, the grand fir is often referred to as "hem fir", with hem fir being a blanket term that can be applied to a number of species with interchangeable types of wood (specifically the California red fir, noble fir, Pacific silver fir, white fir, and western hemlock) more...