Abies amabilis


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Related to Abies amabilis: grand fir, amabilis fir
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Noun1.Abies amabilis - medium to tall fir of western North America having a conic crown and branches in tiersAbies amabilis - medium to tall fir of western North America having a conic crown and branches in tiers; leaves smell of orange when crushed
silver fir - any of various true firs having leaves white or silvery white beneath
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A weather-protected aboveground field test was established at Kincardine, Ontario, Canada, to assess the performance against termites of two formulations of carbon-based preservative in Pacific silver fir (Abies amabilis) and white spruce (Picea glauca).
The Hem-Fir group also includes: California red fir (Abies magnifica), grand fir (Abies grandis), noble fir (Abies procera), Pacific siler fir (Abies amabilis) and white fir (Abies concolor).
As the ascent became a little less steep, the landscape opened up to reveal moss-covered boulders and shorter, hard-bitten little firs which, upon closer examination, turned out to be young Abies amabilis, named `the lovely fir' by Douglas.
Branch growth and biomass allocation in Abies amabilis saplings in contrasting light environments, Tree Physiol., 17:251-258.