Abies koreana Silver Star

Available early May

Abies koreana 'Silver Star' photo courtesy of Rob Long, Iseli Nursery

Silver Star Korean Fir

This semi-dwarf, irregularly conical Fir will has beautiful recurved needles that show off bright silver-white undersides. Intriguing upright purple cones appear in mid summer. This is a choice, slow-growing tree that makes a stunning stnd alone specimen.

  • Size: ball and burlap
  • Height: 3-4 m (10-13 ft)
  • Spread: 1-1.25 m (36-49 in)
  • Cold Hardiness: Zone 4-8
  • Sun or Shade: partial shade
  • Foliage Colour: silver white
  • Shape: Upright vase shape

Growing and Maintenance Tips

We have had good results growing Abies koreana where it gets morning sun, although many websites recommend full sun. Moist, well drained slightly acidic soil and protection from winter winds is recommended.