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Abies koreana 'Silver Show'

More About Abies koreana 'Silver Show'

  • Attractive dark green foliage with white undersides
  • Needles are tightly curled, exposing the white stripe
  • Smooth gray bark and dark purple cones
  • Has a distinctive refined pyramidal form

Interesting Notes:

Cones are held vertically on branches; they disintegrate while still on the plant.

Zone:

4

Height:

200-225 cm

Spread:

125-150 cm
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Silver Show Korean Fir Growing and Maintenance Tips

Best grown in sandy soils in a sheltered location but note that it is intolerant of urban pollution.  Notable for its showy colour and texture in the garden.


Abies koreana 'Silver Show' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Foliage Color

White
Green
Silver

Landscape uses

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