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Pseudotsuga menziesii var. glauca

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Pseudotsuga menziesii var. glauca - Rocky Mountain Douglas-Fir

More About Pseudotsuga menziesii var. glauca

  • AKA Pseudotsuga taxifolia
  • Medium to large, narrow, pyramidal conifer
  • Near horizontal branching, drooping near the tips
  • Flat, linear, blue-green needles

Interesting Notes:

Native to Canada and parts of North America but not Ontario. The Douglas-fir is found in British Columbia along the southern, mainland coast and across Vancouver Island (except for the very northern tip), and its range extends southward into central California. 

Zone:

4

Height:

15-20 m

Spread:

5-6 m
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Rocky Mountain Douglas-Fir Growing and Maintenance Tips

An excellent evergreen for large lawns, parks or woodland areas. A soft-textured needle, ideal for planting along trail sides.

 


Pseudotsuga menziesii var. glauca Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Fast
Fast
Evergreen
Evergreen

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Habit

Pyramidal
Conical

Foliage Color

Blue
Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

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