Canaan fir tree facts
In this growers guide to Christmas tree species, Dr. Bert Cregg of Michigan State University gives an overview.
People love how the Canaan is a cross between the Fraser Fir and Balsam Fir — both hugely popular Christmas Tree varieties. In fact, some botanists regard.
The Canaan fir will grow up to 50 ft tall and 15 ft wide, and has the traditional Is now being used for X-mas trees in plantations as I have in my picture growing. This morphology was a deviation from typical balsam fir cones where the scales are not extended. Coffee Grounds in Gardens. It has dark green needles and excellent form. Care of Holiday Plants. However, its because of these similarities that the Canaan Fir has been subject to much debate with regards to taxonomical classification — is it a variety of the Balsam Fir or should it be its own species Abies intermedia? New Viette Hybrids A-E.