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Abies koreana 'Starker's Dwarf'

More About Abies koreana 'Starker's Dwarf'

  • Nesting form when young
  • Develops to a mounding broad pyramidal shape
  • Irregular compact branching
  • Wide blunt dark green needles have white undersides

Zone:

5

Height:

250-300 cm

Spread:

125-175 cm

Colour:

Green
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Starker's Dwarf Korean Fir Growing and Maintenance Tips

Planted as a hedgerow, it will provide dense screening, requiring little to no maintenance. This cultivar has a low tolerance to urban pollution and a hot, afternoon sun. Protection (burlap wrap) from drying winter winds in an exposed location is recommended for younger plants. 


Abies koreana 'Starker's Dwarf' 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

Mounding
Compact
Upright

Foliage Color

White
Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Specimen
Hedge

 Suitable Substitutions for Abies koreana 'Starker's Dwarf'

Abies koreana 'Silberlocke'

Abies koreana 'Silberlocke'

Silver Korean Fir