Abies balsamea 'Bear Swamp'

balsam fir


balsam fir

Abies balsamea 'Bear Swamp'

The balsam fir is a very hardy, American species for cool, moist places. Conical witch broom with very dense, gray-green needles.

flowering : -
height : 30-40 cm
where to plant : sunny ⋄ morning sun ⋄ evening sun ⋄ open shade ⋄ filtered ⋄


where to plant Abies balsamea 'Bear Swamp'

  • height: 30-40 cm
  • flowering:
  • leaf color: dark green
  • scent: fragrant leaf / aromatic
  • habit: wide
  • growth: slow very slow
  • level: easy
  • light: sunny morning sun evening sun open shade filtered
  • moisture: average moist
  • soil texture: light normal
  • organic matter: normal
  • winter zone: 4 [-30°C]
  • density: 5 - 7

Abies balsamea 'Bear Swamp' in the garden

  • Suggested planting locations and garden types: shrub border rockgarden gravel garden troughs slope small garden pot

botanical information about Abies balsamea 'Bear Swamp'

  • Botanical name: Abies balsamea 'Bear Swamp'
  • Genus: Abies
  • Family: Pinaceae
  • Other names: balsem spar - balsam fir
  • PARENTAGE: Witch's Broom
  • Breeder: Greg Williams
  • origin: America, North