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Nordmann firs (Abies Nordmanniana) 36L Pot

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Nordmann firs,scientifically known as Abies nordmanniana, are a species of evergreen coniferous trees in the Pinaceae family. They are native to the mountains of the Caucasus region in Georgia and Russia. These trees are popularly used as Christmas trees due to their attractive appearance, symmetrical shape, and excellent needle retention.

Key features of Nordmann firs include:

Appearance: Nordmann firs have dense, dark green foliage with soft, flattened needles that are not sharp to the touch. The needles have a glossy appearance, giving the tree a lush and elegant look.

Size: They are large trees, capable of reaching heights of up to 60 to 70 feet (18 to 21 meters) in their natural habitat.

Shape: Nordmann firs typically have a symmetrical, pyramid-like shape with strong horizontal branches, making them ideal for holding ornaments and decorations during the holiday season.

Needle retention: One of the main reasons Nordmann firs are popular as Christmas trees is their exceptional needle retention. The needles tend to stay on the tree for a long time, even when the tree is cut and displayed indoors.

Softness: Compared to some other popular Christmas tree varieties, such as spruces, Nordmann firs have softer needles that are less likely to cause irritation or allergies.

Slow growth: These trees have a relatively slow growth rate, which contributes to their dense and compact appearance.

Nordmann firs are widely cultivated as ornamental trees and are commonly grown on Christmas tree farms to meet the seasonal demand for festive decorations. When selecting a Nordmann fir as a Christmas tree, look for one with a healthy, rich green color and good symmetry to ensure a beautiful centrepiece for your holiday celebrations..

 

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Actual Height
60/80cm

Growth rate
30cm per year

Planting Distance
Stand Alone

 

Height
60/80cm

 

Growth Rate
30cm per year

 

Planting Distance
Stand Alone

 

18 in stock

18 in stock