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PlantFiles: Formosan Fir, Taiwan Fir, Kawakami Fir
Abies kawakamii

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Family: Pinaceae (py-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Abies (A-bees) (Info)
Species: kawakamii (ka-wak-am-ee-eye) (Info)

Synonym:Abies mariesii var. kawakami

Category:
Trees
Conifers

Height:
30-40 ft. (9-12 m)
over 40 ft. (12 m)

Spacing:
30-40 ft. (9-12 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
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Bloom Time:
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Foliage:
Evergreen

Other details:
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Soil pH requirements:
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Patent Information:
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Propagation Methods:
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Seed Collecting:
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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive elder85 On May 17, 2010, elder85 from Bucyrus, OH wrote:

I purchased Abies kawakamii from Gee Farms in the spring of 2009. It grew about 1 foot over the summer, and survived the winter with absolutely no damage.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Bucyrus, Ohio



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