Concolor fir

Concolor Fir (Abies concolor)

Overview

Concolor firs are tolerant evergreen trees.

Hardiness- zones 3 through 7

Growth Rate- slow

Mature Shape- Narrow, pyramidal with horizontal branches. Lower branches may take on a drooping appearance.

Height- 30 to 50 feet

Width- 15 to 30 feet

Site Requirements- Plant trees in full sun to light shade with moist, well-drained soils. Concolor firs are tolerant of heat and drought.

Features- Needles are 2 inches long and are blue-green. Young cones are purple.