Taxon  Report   3 
Abies concolor  (Gordon & Glend.) Lindley
Balsam fir,  White fir, White silver fir
Abies concolor
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Abies concolor
© 2009 Ryan Gilmore
Abies concolor
© 2009 Sandra Smith
Abies concolor, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Abies concolor
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Abies
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Abies concolor var. concolor
TJM2: Abies lowiana
More information about  Abies concolor
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 29, 2016).

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