FRASER FIR - ABIES FRASERI

Fraser Fir

Common Name: Fraser fir

Scientific Name: 
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Abies
Species: fraseri

Hardiness Zone: 4 to 7
Height: 30 to 50 ft 
Width: 10 to 25 ft

Description:​ ​​Fraser fir is one of the most popular species used for Christmas trees because of its fragrant smell. The Fraser fir is not native to Minnesota. Its native range is the southeast United States. This species may not do well in the urban environment since it does not tolerate drought conditions or salt.

Fraser fir foliage
Fraser fir form
Fraser fir cone
Fraser fir bud