Common Silver Fir, European Silver Fir Abies alba - Abies alba , Abies alba , Abies alba , Abies alba

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Botanical Name:

Abies alba

Family:

Pinaceae

Genus:

Abies

Species:

alba

Common Name:

Common Silver Fir, European Silver Fir

Seeds Per Pound:
10,425
Quantity:
4.94 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
11
Germination:
50%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
120-150 feet
Collection Locale:
Ukraine
Crop Year:
2017
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
5
In Stock: 4.94 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
4.95
10 g
12.50
1 oz
16.95
1 lb
69.50
1 kg
138.00
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 30 days.
Germination: 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:
* Silver Fir is the species first used as a Christmas tree. more...
* It is a common ingredient in many bath products, giving them their familiar pine scent. more...
* Foliar loppings of European silver fir in Czechoslovakia have yielded 1,380 tonnes/year of essential oils (Cermak and Penka 1979). more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov