General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 6b
Plant Height: 140 to 200 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Pollinators: Wind
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern
Common names
  • Noble Fir
  • Red Fir
  • Christmas Tree

Photo Gallery
Location: Bea’s garden
Date: 2023-09-20
Planted when it was only 6’ tall… was a live noble fir x-mas
Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UK
Date: 2018-07-22

credit: Walter Siegmund
Photo by robertduval14
Location: Copenhagen Botanical Garden, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Date: May

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