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Abies pindrow


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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 130 ft (40 m)

Cultivation: Cool, moist mountain areas

Features: Glossy green leaves, whitish bands underneath; violet-blue cones

Uses: Tree for protected site

Zones: 7-9

Description: A columnar tree that can attain a height of 120 ft (36 m), with a spread up to 20 ft (6 m), this species is native to the Himalayas from Afghanistan to Nepal. Its leaves are 2 in (5 cm) long, glossy green with 2 narrow whitish bands underneath. The 5 in (

Growth Habit: Columnar habit

Comments: Frost tender when young

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