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Zones: 4 to 7
Mature Height: 65 feet (sometimes 135 ft.)
Mature Spread: 25 feet
The Nordmann Fir has very dark green needles and dark bark. It has horizontal branching and a dense habit. It is often used as a Christmas tree in Europe and can be grown in a container for several years. Good as a boundary and screen tree or as a specimen in a lawn.
When choosing a location, keep in mind that the Nordmann Fir has a moderate growth rate. It usually grows up to 65 feet in height and 25 feet in spread. Ensure this tree has plentiful growing room. It can be planted in zones 4 to 7. Prefers full to part sun and moist, neutral to acidic soil.
How To Start These Seeds:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: Cold stratify for 60 days
Germination: Seed may start to germinate in cold strat., sow seed 3/8 inch deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Seed Count Per Packet:
This packet contains 40 hand-sorted, high-quality seeds.
If refrigerated upon receipt, these seeds can be stored for up to a year before you decide to use them.