Fir, Balsam

Overview

Category: Evergreens
Common Name: Fir, Balsam
Botanical Name: Abies balsamea
Sun Exposure: Part to full sun
Height: 45-55 ft.
Spread: 20 ft.

Notes

Balsam Fir are a slow growing, large, pyramidal evergreen. They are native to Minnesota, and prefer cool, moist soils. They can tolerate some shade. They have short, dark green needles, and hold their shape nicely as they mature.