genus Abies

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Related to genus Abies: Abies alba, Abies balsamea
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Noun1.genus Abies - true firsgenus Abies - true firs        
gymnosperm genus - a genus of gymnosperms
family Pinaceae, Pinaceae, pine family - a family of Pinaceae
fir tree, true fir, fir - any of various evergreen trees of the genus Abies; chiefly of upland areas
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The genus Abies comprises about forty species that are naturally distributed in the northern hemisphere and five species and hybrids are found in the sub-Mediterranean zone.
True firs belong to the genus Abies. Douglas fir seedlings thrive in an open, surrey environment.
A Monograph of the Genus Abies. National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan.