Taxon: Abies grandis (Douglas ex D. Don) Lindl.

 
Genus: Abies
Section: Grandis
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 664
Place of publication: Penny Cycl. 1:30. 1833
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 05-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Nov-2010
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Materials: wood (plywood)
  • Social: religious/secular (used as a Christmas tree fide http://www.pnwplants.wsu.edu/PlantDisplay.aspx?PlantID=221,)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  2. Demilly, D. et al. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 7. 2001 (L Noms French ed7)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  4. Farjon, A. Pinaceae: Drawings and descriptions of the genera Abies, Cedrus, Pseudolarix, Keteleeria, Nothotsuga, Tsuga, Cathaya, Pseudotsuga, Larix and Picea. Regnum Veg. 121. 1990 (Pinaceae)
  5. Farjon, A. World checklist and bibliography of conifers. 1998 (L Conifers)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Fowells, H. A. Silvics of forest trees of the United States. (AH 271)
  8. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  9. International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees. (Mult Glossary Trees)
  10. Little, E. L., Jr. Important forest trees of the United States. 1978 (AH 519)
  11. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  12. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  13. Washington State University Clark County Extension 2010. Grand Fir

Check other web resources for Abies grandis (Douglas ex D. Don) Lindl. :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=664. Accessed 19 June 2018.