name botanical:Abies balsamea
height:up to 30 m (99 ft)
The needles are fresh green, oblong with a rounded needle tip. The needle bottom there are two significant, white stoma stipes. The needles are about 3 cm (1.2 in) long and 1 cm (0.4 in) wide.
The male inflorescences are red, cylindrical and are accumulated. The female flowers are round.
Oblong, brown and upstanding cones.
bark:The bark is gray-brown with resin bubbles.
The cultivar 'Nana' is very small in stature and is often used as grave planting.
The fir is an upright growing tree with a trunk continuous. The branches hang down only very slightly.