How fast does Abies concolor grow?
This tree grows at a slow to medium rate, with height increases of anywhere from less than 12" to 24" per year.
How big does a concolor fir grow?
The concolor fir will grow 30 to 100 ft tall and 15 to 25 feet wide and has a shallow spreading root system. Its branches are not quite as strong as spruces but with its pyramid shape, snow and ice usually cause little damage.
Is a concolor fir a good tree?
Concolor are best known for their citrus like aroma. This trait alone is why most people choose a Concolor as their Christmas tree. The Concolor fir branches are the strongest of all the firs we offer and are good for hanging heavier ordainments. Like all firs that we grow Concolor's have excellent needle retention.
How long do concolor fir trees last?
White fir, also commonly called concolor fir, is native to the western United States and may reach sizes of 130-150 ft. in height and 3 to 4 ft. in diameter. The oldest white firs may occasionally reach 350 years of age.
How do you grow concolor fir?
Concolor white fir grows in either full sunlight or partial shade. It tolerates nearly any type of well-drained soil, including loam, sand, or acidic soil. However, clay may present a problem. If your soil is clay-based, work in plenty of compost or other organic matter to improve drainage.Oct 4, 2022