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Abies firma /Momi Fir

Abies firma   / Abies firma
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Bird foot shaped stems

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Scientific Name: Abies firma
Common Name: Momi Fir
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: over 50 feet
Spread: 30 - 40 feet
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Plants for Hedges, Screening and Privacy
Comments: Highly drought resistant. A very successful conifer for the Upper South, but does not do well in the hot, humid Coastal South. Makes a distinctive specimen evergreen in the landscape.