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Abies pinsapo 'Aurea' - Golden Spanish Fir

Abies pinsapo 'Aurea' - Golden Spanish Fir

More About Abies pinsapo 'Aurea'

  • Attractive silver-blue needles with a golden overcast
  • Gold colour is more pronounced in the new growth
  • Rigid needles prominently radiate out around the branches
  • Irregular conical shape and slow-growing
  • Raspberry-coloured buds open to cylindrical yellow-green cones
  • Cones will mature to brown before releasing seeds

Zone:

6

Height:

6-7 m

Spread:

2-2.50 m

Colour:

Pink
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Golden Spanish Fir Growing and Maintenance Tips

Plant in an acidic, well-drained soil with plenty of moisture.  Needles need protection from the hot afternoon sun to prevent sun bleaching. 


Abies pinsapo 'Aurea' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Pyramidal
Upright

Foliage Color

Yellow
Blue
Golden
Silver

Landscape uses

Specimen