- Common Name(s):
- Balsam fir
Does not tolerate heat
- 40-70 ft.
- 2.5 to 4 in. cones; purple when young; mature to gray brown
- Sun to light shade; moist, well drained soil; needs protection from drying winds
- Pyramidal; dense; symmetrical
- 15-20 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- 1 in. dark green needles; 2 white lines on underside; fragrant
NCCES plant id: 1861