Abies koreana 'Silberlocke'
More About Abies koreana 'Silberlocke'
- Upright broadly pyramidal conifer
- New foliage emerges shiny-silver held in whorls
- Needles will fade to sea-green with a prominent silver band
- Purple cones grow upright and disintegrate while still on the plant
Synonym and former name: Abies koreana 'Horstmann's Silberlocke'. This cultivar was introduced in 1986 by Gunter Horstmann.
Silver Korean Fir Growing and Maintenance Tips
The contrast between the striking silver stripe and the dark green needles gives this cultivar a unique effect. Plant as a specimen or in a location that requires a lower mature height.
Abies koreana 'Silberlocke' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Average to Dry Soils