Abies pindrow Pinaceae
West Himalayan Fir, Pindrow Fir
- Conifer, evergreen, to 200 ft (60 m), narrow conical crown, pendulous branches, smooth bark. Needles narrow, linear, 3-6 cm long and 1.5-2 mm wide, loosely arranged on the upper side of the twig, acute or unevenly two pointed, bright green above and gray-green below. Cones cylindrical, erect, 12-17 cm long, 6-7 cm thick, dark purple and ripening brown.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 8 Native to the Western Himalayas
- pindrow: origin unknown, the native name in India.
- Silverton, Oregon: The Oregon Garden - Conifer Garden