Abies koreana 'Horstmann's Silberlocke'
Horstmann's Silberlocke Korean Fir
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Conifer, evergreen, small, slow growing, to about 20 ft. Leaves (needles) curved upward and back showing their silver undersides. Similar to A. koreana ‘Silver Show’.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 5 Originated in Germany in about 1983; named and introduced in 1986-87 by nurseryman Gunter Horstmann (Jacobson, 1996). Seed from this cultivar is reportedly true to type.
- Silverton, Oregon: The Oregon Garden