Scientific Name: Abies grandis Form: Columnar, Pyramidal - narrowly
Common Name:grand firTexture:Medium
Family Name:PinaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Conifer Mature Size (ht. X w.):> 30m x 10 - 15m
Origin: B.C. west of Cascades, B.C. east of Cascades, U.S. - northwest Hardiness Zone:Zone 6: (-23 to -18 C)
Leaves: Needle-like, Alternate, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Lustrous, Distinctive smell, Linear, Entire
Flowers: Brown, Mar- Apr
Fruit: Cone (winged seeds), Green, Brown, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun, Filtered shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Forestry, Specimen plant
Key ID Features:Needles flat, rounded tips, two white bands on underside. Winter ID: three or more buds present at terminal ends.