Abies alba 'Barabit's Star'
Common name: 
Barabit's Star European Silver Fir
Pronunciation: 
A-bez AL-ba
Family: 
Pinaceae
Genus: 
Type: 
Conifer
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon: 
No
  • Conifer, evergreen shrub, spreading form, dark green layered branches, downward-curving needles.   Growth rate of 6-12 inches (15-30 cm) per year, may reach 6-12 ft (1.8-3.6 m) high in 10 years.
  • Sun or partial shade.
  • Hardy to USDA Zone 4          From Barabit Nursery, Hungary.
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  • cone

    cone

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    cone remnent