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botanical name:
Abies koreana 'Piccolo'
Abies koreana 'Piccolo' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Korean Fir
synonyms:  Abies balsamea 'Piccolo'
family:  Pinaceae
characteristics: conifer, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: green
flower colour:
fruit colour: blue
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -28°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Small, slow growing form that does usually form a distinct leader and makes a flattish, rounded shape with slightly drooping branches. Short, stiff deep green leaves, silvery underneath. Deep blue, almost purple cones are produced from an early age.

Moist, well drained, preferably neutral to slightly acid soil in full sun.

By grafting.

other notes:
Introduced by Lien Konijn of the Konijn Nursery, Holland.
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