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Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: Dwarf annual growth rate of 2-3 inches. Ultimate height very variable. Some individuals develop apical leaders and achieve a squat pyramidal form. Most develop as low dense mat-like shrubs.
Leaves: Evergreen
Needled
Fruit: Other: Female cones, where present, are borne upright on branches, and are several inches long. Much smaller male cones are reddish brown, ephemeral, and depend from the branches.
Fruiting Time: Late spring or early summer
Flower Time: Spring
Pollinators: Wind

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Common names
  • Greek Fir
Also sold as:
  • Abies cephalonica 'Nana'

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Photo courtesy of Singing Tree Gardens Nursery
  • Uploaded by Joy

Photo courtesy of Singing Tree Gardens Nursery
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Michigan State University Hidden Lake Garden, Tipton, MI
Date: 2012-02-18

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