Abies holophylla Maxim.

Manchurian Fir, Needle Fir

Family: Pinaceae

Genus: Abies

Category: Tree - Evergreen

Size: To 100' tall

Exposure: Sun


Pyramidal form. Needles stiff, entire, pointed apex. 5" long brown cones. Prefers moist, well-drained soil. Damaged by deer.


Native to Russia, China and South Korea.

Published in Bull. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg 3: 10: 487 in 1866.

Introduced in 1908.


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