Pindrow Fir, West Himalayan Fir, Silver Fir Abies pindrow

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Abies pindrow

Family:

PINACEAE

Genus:

Abies

Species:

pindrow

Common Name:

Pindrow Fir, West Himalayan Fir, Silver Fir

Seeds Per Pound:
7,188
Quantity:
1.32 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
17
Germination:
53%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
120-180 feet
Collection Locale:
India
Crop Year:
2018
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
7
In Stock: 1.32 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
6.95
1 oz
19.95
1 lb
69.50
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 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* Fir native to the western Himalaya and adjacent mountains, from northeast Afghanistan east through northern Pakistan and India to central Nepal.
* It grows at altitudes of 2,400-3,700 m in forests together with Deodar Cedar, Blue Pine and Morinda Spruce, typically occupying cooler, moister north-facing slopes.
* It is a large evergreen tree growing to 40-60 m tall, and with a trunk diameter of up to 2-2.5 m. more...
* Vladimir Dinets (e-mail 2004.11.14) reports trees in Ayubia National Park, Pakistan, growing up to 60 m tall. more...
* Native to the Himalayas