Abies balsamea

Balsam Fir



  • Dense, pyramidal conifer
  • Shiny, dark green needles
  • Commonly grown as a Christmas tree
  • Great fragrance!
Cold Tolerant
Cold Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Native
Native
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Best grown in moist, slightly acidic, well-drained soils

Fertilize annually with acidic fertilizer

Can grow up to 12" per year in ideal conditions


Height: 50-70 in
Spread: 15-25 in
Price Level 1: $59.99~#3
Bloom Color:
Zone: 3-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Mass Planting
  • Cold Tolerant
  • Evergreen
  • Low Maintenance
  • Native

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained