Abies cephalonica 'Meyer's Dwarf'
Meyer's Dwarf fir, dwarf Greek fir
Key ID Features:
Branchlets glossy brown; needles spirally arranged, not grooved above, keeled below with whitish stomatal rows, most curved upwards, flattened, 8-15mm long x 1-2mm wide (about half the size of species); pollen cones red in clusters near the branch tips; seed cones erect, cylindrical.
0.4 - 0.7m
2 - 3m
Europe, Garden origin (Greek mountains)
Zone 6: (-23 to -18 °C)
Rocky or gravelly or dry
Alpine, Ground cover, Mixed shrub border, Rock garden, Specimen plant
Colour in Fall:
- HORT 2355
- (AGB) Acer Griseum Bed
- (TFL) Turf Field Lab
- (TFLW) Turf Field Lab West