Taxon: Abies concolor (Gordon & Glend.) Lindl. ex Hildebr.

 
Genus: Abies
    Section: Grandis
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 649
Place of publication: Verh. Naturhist. Vereines Preuss. Rheinl. Westphalens 18:261. 1861
Name Verified on: 05-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Nov-2010
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 10 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide AH 519)
  • Materials: wood (plywood fide AH 519)
  • Social: religious/secular (used as a Christmas tree fide http://hort.ufl.edu/trees/ABICONA.pdf,)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja California, - Sonora
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Idaho, - Oregon
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - California, - Nevada, - Utah

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Foster, S. & C. Hobbs A field guide to Western medicinal plants and herbs. 2002 (W Med Pl Herbs)
  • Fowells, H. A. Silvics of forest trees of the United States. 1965 (AH 271)
  • Gilamn, E. F. & D. G. Watson 1993. Abies concolor: white fir 1-4.
  • 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)
  • Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

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