Category: Tree - Evergreen
Zones: 3 to 6
Size: To 75' tall, 30' wide
Growth Rate: Moderate
Slender, cone shaped crown when young, branches drooping on older trees. Light green rosette leaves to 1.5" long. Cones 1.5" long with hidden bracts.
Native to the Alps. Introduced to Britain in 1620.
Published in Gard. Dict. ed. 8 1 in 1768.
RHS Award of garden merit in 2002.