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Plant Details

Abies concolor 'Candicans'

Blue White Fir
Zone: 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b
Exposure: Part Shade
Plant Category: Conifers
Height: Minimum 30 feet , Maximum 50 feet
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This is a large-growing fir with long, thick, almost round needles. 'Candicans' is a selection known for it's striking vivid blue-gray needles. Its blue color is exceptional in both summer and winter. Its long needles give it a distinctive, airy appearance reminiscent of some pines. The tree grows in a cone shape, at a rate of 6-12" a year. In many ways it looks like a longer-needled blue spruce, except the needles have round ends and are soft to the touch. Considered one of the best firs for city planting. Exceptionally handsome, CHOICE AND RARE!
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Submitted by Ref: Plantlust.com on 11/8/2012 4:20 PM

Vivid silvery-gray needles make this cultivar of one of our lovely western firs striking; first raised in Europe where our natives have, in the past, been more appreciated than at home. Sun-PSh/Med

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4 Nurseries Carry This Plant:

Listing Key

Name City/State Email Phone Prod Type Availability
Bountiful Farms Nursery Inc. Woodburn, OR Email now 503-981-7494 BB: 1
Don Marjama Nursery Co. Inc. Sandy, OR Email now 503-668-8083 BB: X
Hopper Bros. Woodburn, OR Email now 503-651-2493 BB: 1 Container: 1 Liner: 2
Sobella Nursery Boring, OR Email now 503-801-5335 BB: X