Nordmann Fir

Abies nordmanniana

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.
Habitat:
Planted as an ornamental.
Growth Habit:
Evergreen tree, growing 12-18 m tall or higher.
Presence in US:
DC MA MN MD NY