Taxon: Abies lasiocarpa (Hook.) Nutt.

 
Genus: Abies
    Section: Balsamea
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 676
Place of publication: N. Amer. Sylva 3:138. 1849
Name Verified on: 05-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Nov-2010
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Other conspecific taxa:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide AH 519)
  • Materials: wood (fide AH 519; F Eur ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Oregon, - Washington
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
    • Subarctic America: Canada - Yukon Territory; United States - Alaska
    • Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Fowells, H. A. Silvics of forest trees of the United States. 1965 (AH 271)
  • International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees. 1971 (Mult Glossary Trees)
  • Little, E. L., Jr. Important forest trees of the United States. 1978 (AH 519)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, second edition. 1993 (F Eur ed2)

Synonyms:

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image