Abies fraseri

Fraser Fir

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farm

  • Narrow, pyramidal conifer
  • Dense, shiny dark needles
  • Purple, upright seed cones
  • Closely resemble balsam fir
  • One of the most popular Christmas tree varieties
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Attracts Songbirds
Attracts Songbirds
Average Water
Average Water

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: 30-50 Feet
Spread: 10-25 Feet
Price Level 1: $54.99~#2
Bloom Color:
Zone: 4-7

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Mass Planting
  • Evergreen
  • Low Maintenance
  • Specimen


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Songbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained