Common Name: grand fir
Origin/Ecology: Native to BC
Habit: Columnar, narrowly pyramidal, upright, >30 m tall, 15 m wide.
Leaves: Needles flat, rounded tips, two white bands on underside. 3 or more buds present at terminal ends.
Leaf Arrangement: Spiral, appearing alternate
Flowers and Fruit: Green cones.
Bark: Moderately fissured, grey, thin resin blisters.
Water Use, Soil: Well-drained
Exposure: Full sun to filtered shade. Fairly shade tolerant.
Landscape Uses: Forestry, specimen.
Other Features: Smells like grapefruit.