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Abies cilicica



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Abies cilicica
Cicilian fir

A grayish-green evergreen conifer that is known for its very tall and narrow conical formal habit.

Habit:Very tall and narrow conical to narrow cylindrical with a spire-like top; it has whorled, dense branches with a straight central leader, and holds its bottom branches well with age
Size:60-90' high
Color:Grayish green
Texture:Medium-fine
Hardiness:Zone 6a USDA
Habitat:Asia Minor, Syria and Taurus Mountains of Turkey
Family:Pinaceae

 
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