Plant of Merit: Korean silver fir
Add to this its magnificent upright cones and you have one of the most interesting elegant conifers on the planet. Native to South Korea, it is extremely slow-growing.
SUN OR SHADE: Full sun to part shade.
SIZE: It will take approximately 10 years to reach 6 feet in height, so it is wise to plant a larger specimen. Ultimately it grows to 30 feet tall and 5 feet wide.
SEE IT: At the Evergreen Arboretum & Gardens 145 Alverson Blvd., Everett; in the Conifer Garden inside the blue entrance columns.
LEARN MORE: Check out the virtual photo tour on www.evergreenarboretum.com or call 425-257-8597.
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