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Abies concolor 'Select Blue' /Select Blue White Fir

Abies concolor 'Select Blue'   / Abies concolor 'Select Blue'
Powder blue needles
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Powder blue needles

Strong horizontal bramces

Close up view of long, silver blue needles

A mature specimen which has lost some of its earlier conical form

Typical silvery-blue foliage

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Scientific Name: Abies concolor 'Select Blue'
Common Name: Select Blue White Fir
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: 15-20 feet
Spread: 10 - 15 feet
Fruit present: Fall, Winter
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
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Comments: A very fine selection that produces powder blue foliage. Makes an excellent specimen lawn tree with a foliage that is usually in high contrast to other plants in the landscape. Not recommended for the Lower South where hot humid conditions are present. Must have well drained soils.