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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Abies magnifica''<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Abies magnifica''<br>
'''Common Name:''' California Red Fir<br></h3>
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'''Common Name:''' California Red Fir</h3>
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Performs best at high elevations. Beautiful red bark. One of the largest true firs in the world. Can live to 300+ years old. Young trees have elongated crowns, older trees are dome-like.<br>
Performs best at high elevations. Beautiful red bark. One of the largest true firs in the world. Can live to 300+ years old. Young trees have elongated crowns, older trees are dome-like.
 
  
 
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'''Plant Family:''' Pinaceae<br>
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'''Plant Family:''' Pinaceae
  
'''Height by Width:''' To 150' tall<br>
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'''Plant Type:''' Tree
  
'''Plant Type:''' Tree<br>
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'''Height by Width:''' To 150' tall
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Tall with dome-like crown<br>
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'''Growth Habit:''' Tall with dome-like crown
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Slow<br>
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'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen<br>
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'''Growth Rate:''' Slow
  
'''Flower Color:''' Cones<br>
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'''Sun Exposure:''' Sun or shade
  
'''Flower Season:''' Cones<br>
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'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining, acidic
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Sun or shade<br>
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'''Water Requiremenets:''' Moderate (summer dry)
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining, acidic<br>
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'''Cold Hardy to:''' 8400'
  
'''Water Requirements:''' Moderate (summer dry)<br>
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'''Flower Season:''' Cones
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' 8400'<br>
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'''Flower Color:''' Cones
  
'''Endangered?''' Not listed<br>
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'''Endangered?''' Not listed
  
'''Distribution:''' Klamath Ranges, High North Coast Ranges, High Cascade Range, High Sierra Nevada, East of Sierra Nevada<br>
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'''Distribution:''' Klamath Ranges, High North Coast Ranges, High Cascade Range, High Sierra Nevada, East of Sierra Nevada
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'''Natural Habitat:''' Mixed-conifer to subalpine forests between 3600-8400'
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'''Hummingbirds:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Birds:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Under Oaks:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Butterflies:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Clay:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Aromatic:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Slope/Erosion:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Container:''' FALSE<br>
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Mixed-conifer to subalpine forests between 3600-8400'<br>
 
  
 
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'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
 
'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
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'''History'''<br>
  
 
'''Other Names'''<br>
 
'''Other Names'''<br>
 
'''History'''<br>
 
  
 
'''Links'''<br>
 
'''Links'''<br>

Revision as of 02:29, 24 June 2008

Botanical Name: Abies magnifica
Common Name: California Red Fir

Performs best at high elevations. Beautiful red bark. One of the largest true firs in the world. Can live to 300+ years old. Young trees have elongated crowns, older trees are dome-like.


Plant Family: Pinaceae

Plant Type: Tree

Height by Width: To 150' tall

Growth Habit: Tall with dome-like crown

Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen

Growth Rate: Slow

Sun Exposure: Sun or shade

Soil Preference: Well-draining, acidic

Water Requiremenets: Moderate (summer dry)

Cold Hardy to: 8400'

Flower Season: Cones

Flower Color: Cones

Endangered? Not listed

Distribution: Klamath Ranges, High North Coast Ranges, High Cascade Range, High Sierra Nevada, East of Sierra Nevada

Natural Habitat: Mixed-conifer to subalpine forests between 3600-8400'

Hummingbirds: FALSE
Birds: TRUE
Under Oaks: FALSE
Butterflies: FALSE
Clay: FALSE
Aromatic: TRUE
Slope/Erosion: FALSE
Container: FALSE



Care and Maintenance

History

Other Names

Links