25 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
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Caucasian Fir Overview
Abies nordmanniana is an evergreen conifer from the Pinaceae family. It forms a narrow, conical or columnar crown, with dense, glossy dark green foliage on downward sweeping branches. Seed cones are green or reddish with protruding bracts, developing to a brown colour with age. This Fir is often planted to replace the disease-prone Silver Fir.
How to harvest Caucasian Fir
Young trees are cut for Christmas trees.
How to propagate Caucasian Fir
Evergreen current growth cuttings in autumn to spring. Deciduous softwood cuttings in summer.
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Other uses of Caucasian Fir
A low maintenance tree grown as ornamental trees in parks and gardens, it's soft needles which do not drop readily make it a popular choice as a christmas tree.