Abies balsameav

Balsam Fir

Small to medium-sized evergreen conifer, topped with a dense crown. Bark on trunk of young tree is smooth with resin blisters becoming scaly with age. Adaptable to a variety of soils & climates. Ontario’s largest is located near Nipigon stands a mighty 100 ft! Commonly used as a Christmas tree.

Height x Width (feet): 66 x 26

Sun Requirements: Full sun to full shade

Water Requirements: Prefers moist soils

Urban Friendliness: Low