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Order: Pinales
   Family: Pinaceae
            Genus: Abies
                        Specie: magnifica

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 120 ft (36 m)

Cultivation: Cool moist sites

Features: Green to blue leaves, gray banding underneath

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens

Zones: 5-9

Description: A statuesque tree, native to southern Oregon and northern California, its leaves are green to blue with grayish overtones, 11?2 in (35 mm) long, with slight gray banding underneath. Cylindrical cones, 8 in (20 cm) long, turn brown as they ripen, while the

Growth Habit: Columnar

Comments: Short lived species

Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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