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Abies fraseri 'Klein's Nest'

Also called Dwarf Balsam Fir


 Suitable Substitutions for Abies fraseri 'Klein's Nest'

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Abies cephalonica 'Meyer's Dwarf'

Meyer's Dwarf Greek Fir

Abies koreana 'Green Carpet'

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Abies amabilis 'Spreading Star'

Abies amabilis 'Spreading Star'

Spreading Star Red Silver Fir

 
Abies fraseri 'Klein's Nest' - Klein's Nest Dwarf Fraser Fir

Abies fraseri 'Klein's Nest' - Klein's Nest Dwarf Fraser Fir

More About Abies fraseri 'Klein's Nest'

  • A dwarf spreading low-growing conifer
  • Glossy green short needles
  • Small purple-coloured cones are held vertically and disintegrate on the plant
  • The unique nest shape makes it ideal for an informal setting

Zone:

4

Height:

60-90 cm

Spread:

125-150 cm

Colour:

Lime-green
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Klein's Nest Dwarf Fraser Fir Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in an acidic, well-drained, moist to damp soil. Avoid planting in heavy clay or areas with poor drainage.


Abies fraseri 'Klein's Nest' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Evergreen
Evergreen
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Habit

Spreading
Pyramidal
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green