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Balsam Fir Overview
Rich green pine needle foliage that has a fragrant smell. Often used as Christmas trees.
How to propagate Balsam Fir
Abies seed can be sown in autumn or spring (but forms selected for leaf colour do not come true).
Evergreen current growth cuttings in autumn to spring. Deciduous softwood cuttings in summer.
Other uses of Balsam Fir
Grown for wood pulp as well as for its resin which is still used medicinally, for incenses, glues and candles. Also grown as Christmas trees and as specimen trees as well as wind breaks.
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