FIR

FIR GROWS BEST IN

FIR suitable for counties:
WASHINGTON: Asotin, Chelan, Clallam, Columbia, Cowlitz, Ferry, Garfield, Island, Jefferson, King, Kittitas, Lewis, Mason, Okanogan, Pacific, Pend Oreille, Pierce, San Juan, Skagit, Skamania, Snohomish, Spokane, Thurston, Wahkiakum, Walla Walla, Whatcom, Whitman, Yakima
WISCONSIN: Adams, Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Brown, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Columbia, Door, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Florence, Forest, Iron, Kewaunee, Langlade, Lincoln, Manitowoc, Marathon, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Oneida, Pepin, Portage, Price, Rusk, Sawyer, Shawano, Sheboygan, St. Croix, Taylor, Trempealeau, Vernon, Vilas, Washburn, Washington, Waupaca, Wood
WEST VIRGINIA: Grant, Pocahontas, Randolph, Tucker
WYOMING: Albany, Big Horn, Carbon, Converse, Fremont, Hot Springs, Johnson, Lincoln, Natrona, Park, Sheridan, Sublette, Sweetwater, Teton, Uinta, Washakie
ALASKA: All counties
ARIZONA: Apache, Cochise, Coconino, Gila, Graham, Mohave, Pima, Pinal, Yavapai
CALIFORNIA: Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Humboldt, Inyo, Kern, Lake, Lassen, Los Angeles, Madera, Mariposa, Mendocino, Modoc, Mono, Monterey, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Sonoma, Tehama, Trinity, Tulare, Tuolumne, Ventura, Yuba
COLORADO: Alamosa, Archuleta, Boulder, Clear Creek, Conejos, Costilla, Custer, Delta, El Paso, Garfield, Grand, Hinsdale, Huerfano, Jackson, La Plata, Larimer, Mesa, Mineral, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, Park, Pueblo, Rio Grande, Routt, San Juan, Summit, Teller
CONNECTICUT: Hartford, Litchfield, New Haven, New London, Tolland
GEORGIA: Fannin
IOWA: All counties
IDAHO: Adams, Bannock, Bear Lake, Benewah, Blaine, Boise, Bonner, Bonneville, Boundary, Caribou, Cassia, Clearwater, Custer, Elmore, Franklin, Fremont, Idaho, Kootenai, Latah, Lemhi, Owyhee, Shoshone, Teton, Twin Falls, Valley, Washington
INDIANA: All counties
MASSACHUSETTS: Barnstable, Berkshire, Franklin, Hampshire, Middlesex, Worcester
MARYLAND: All counties
MAINE: Androscoggin, Aroostook, Cumberland, Franklin, Hancock, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Oxford, Penobscot, Piscataquis, Sagadahoc, Somerset, Waldo, Washington, York
MICHIGAN: Alcona, Alger, Alpena, Arenac, Baraga, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Chippewa, Clare, Crawford, Delta, Dickinson, Emmet, Gladwin, Gogebic, Grand Traverse, Houghton, Huron, Ingham, Iosco, Iron, Isabella, Keweenaw, Leelanau, Luce, Mackinac, Marquette, Mason, Menominee, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Ontonagon, Osceola, Oscoda, Otsego, Roscommon, Schoolcraft
MINNESOTA: Aitkin, Anoka, Becker, Beltrami, Carlton, Cass, Clearwater, Cook, Crow Wing, Douglas, Fillmore, Hubbard, Isanti, Itasca, Kanabec, Koochiching, Lake, Lake of the Woods, Mahnomen, Otter Tail, Pine, Roseau, St. Louis, Washington, Winona
MONTANA: Flathead, Gallatin, Lincoln, Madison, Missoula, Sanders, Stillwater
NORTH CAROLINA: Avery, Clay, Haywood, Jackson, Mitchell, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Yancey
NEW HAMPSHIRE: Belknap, Carroll, Cheshire, Coos, Grafton, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham, Strafford, Sullivan
NEW MEXICO: Bernalillo, Catron, Cibola, Colfax, Dona Ana, Grant, Lincoln, Otero, Rio Arriba, San Juan, San Miguel, Sandoval, Santa Fe, Sierra, Socorro, Taos
NEVADA: Carson City, Clark, Douglas, Elko, Lincoln, Lyon, Nye, Storey, Washoe, White Pine
NEW YORK: Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Clinton, Delaware, Erie, Essex, Franklin, Greene, Hamilton, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Otsego, Queens, Rensselaer, Schoharie, St. Lawrence, Steuben, Sullivan, Tompkins, Ulster, Washington, Wyoming, Yates
OHIO: All counties
OREGON: Baker, Benton, Clackamas, Clatsop, Columbia, Coos, Crook, Curry, Deschutes, Douglas, Grant, Harney, Hood River, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Klamath, Lake, Lane, Lincoln, Linn, Marion, Morrow, Multnomah, Polk, Tillamook, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa, Wasco, Washington, Wheeler, Yamhill
PENNSYLVANIA: Centre, Clinton, Huntingdon, Lackawanna, Lycoming, Monroe, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Warren, Wayne, Wyoming
RHODE ISLAND: Providence
TENNESSEE: Carter, Sevier
UTAH: Beaver, Box Elder, Cache, Carbon, Daggett, Davis, Duchesne, Emery, Garfield, Grand, Iron, Juab, Kane, Millard, Morgan, Piute, Rich, Salt Lake, San Juan, Sanpete, Sevier, Summit, Tooele, Uintah, Utah, Wasatch, Washington, Wayne, Weber
VIRGINIA: Grayson, Madison, Page, Smyth
VERMONT: Addison, Bennington, Caledonia, Chittenden, Essex, Franklin, Lamoille, Orange, Orleans, Rutland, Washington, Windham, Windsor
Active Growth Period : - - Flower Color : - -
Foliage Color : - - Growth Form : - -
Growth Rate : - - Height, Mature (feet) : - -
Drought Tolerance : - - Frost Free Days, Minimum : - -
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : - - Palatable Human : - -
Bloom Period : - -
SHOW ALL PLANT CHARACTERSTICS

Reproduction

Bloom Period : - - Commercial Availability : - -
Fruit/Seed Abundance : - - Fruit/Seed Period Begin : - -
Fruit/Seed Period End : - - Fruit/Seed Persistence : - -
Propogated by Bare Root : - - Propogated by Bulbs : - -
Propogated by Container : - - Propogated by Corms : - -
Propogated by Cuttings : - - Propogated by Seed : - -
Propogated by Sod : - - Propogated by Sprigs : - -
Propogated by Tubers : - - Seeds per Pound : - -
Seed Spread Rate : - - Seedling Vigor : - -
Small Grain : - - Vegetative Spread Rate : - -

Use

Berry/Nut/Seed Product : - - Christmas Tree Product : - -
Fodder Product : - - Fuelwood Product : - -
Lumber Product : - - Naval Store Product : - -
Nursery Stock Product : - - Palatable Browse Animal : - -
Palatable Graze Animal : - - Palatable Human : - -
Post Product : - - Protein Potential : - -
Pulpwood Product : - - Veneer Product : - -

Physiology

Active Growth Period : - - After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : - - C:N Ratio : - -
Coppice Potential : - - Fall Conspicuous : - -
Fire Resistance : - - Flower Color : - -
Flower Conspicuous : - - Foliage Color : - -
Foliage Porosity Summer : - - Foliage Porosity Winter : - -
Foliage Texture : - - Fruit Color : - -
Fruit Conspicuous : - - Growth Form : - -
Growth Rate : - - Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : - -
Height, Mature (feet) : - - Known Allelopath : - -
Leaf Retention : - - Lifespan : - -
Low Growing Grass : - - Nitrogen Fixation : - -
Resprout Ability : - - Shape and Orientation : - -
Toxicity : - -

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : - - Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : - -
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : - - Anaerobic Tolerance : - -
CaCO3 Tolerance : - - Cold Stratification Required : - -
Drought Tolerance : - - Fertility Requirement : - -
Fire Tolerance : - - Frost Free Days, Minimum : - -
Hedge Tolerance : - - Moisture Use : - -
pH (Minimum) : - - pH (Maximum) : - -
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : - - Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : - -
Precipitation (Minimum) : - - Precipitation (Maximum) : - -
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : - - Salinity Tolerance : - -
Shade Tolerance : - - Temperature, Minimum (°F) : - -

FIR GALLERY

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Courtesy of USDA Forest Service.
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Courtesy of USDA Forest Service.
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Courtesy of USDA Forest Service.

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