Native to eastern Europe and cultivated in the United States as a Christmas tree, this is one of the tallest trees in Europe. This fir can grow up to 85 m. The flattened needles are 4 cm long with blunt, slightly notched tips. Its soft white wood is used in the manufacture of paper.
- Planted as an ornamental.
- Growth Habit:
- Evergreen tree, growing 12-18 m tall or higher.
- Presence in US:
- DC MA MN MD NY