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Abies procera 'Glauca Prostrata'

Abies procera 'Glauca Prostrata' - Prostrate Blue Noble Fir

Abies procera 'Glauca Prostrata' - Prostrate Blue Noble Fir

More About Abies procera 'Glauca Prostrata'

  • Slow-growing prostrate spreading evergreen
  • Soft silvery-blue needles
  • May produce multiple leaders with age

Zone:

5

Height:

50-60 cm

Spread:

150-175 cm
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Prostrate Blue Noble Fir Growing and Maintenance Tips

One or more leaders may grow upwards on older plants, however, removing them will help maintain its prostrate form. This fir is ideal for rock gardens and landscapes where it can be allowed to creep over the ground. It requires a fertile well-drained soil and full sun.


Abies procera 'Glauca Prostrata' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Evergreen
Evergreen
Ground cover
Ground cover
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Habit

Prostrate
Spreading

Foliage Color

Blue

Landscape uses

Specimen

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