- Common Name(s):
- Colorado fir, White fir
Withstand heat and drought better than most firs
- 30-50 ft.
- 5 in. cylindrical cones; purple bloom when young
- Sun to light shade; prefers moist, well drained soil; dislikes heavy clay but tolerates heat and drought
- Narrow pyramidal; horizontal branches with drooping lower branches
- 15-30 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- 2 in. blue green needles
NCCES plant id: 1863