Syn: A. webbiana var. pindrow Brandis. Hybridizes spontaneously with A. spectabilis. Described varieties include brevifolia Dallimore. Abies pindrow is an evergreen Tree growing to 30 m (98ft 5in) at a slow rate. It is hardy to zone (UK) 8 and is frost tender. It is in leaf all year, and the seeds ripen. Abies pindrow Royle,, Illustr. Bot. Himal. ,. t. 86,. ; Parker, l.c. (Fig. 2, A-C). Common name: `Partal, Palundar’. Fl. Per.: April. Abies webbiana var.

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Sun Feb 26 Elevation-wise, Pindrow fir occurs between 2,—3, metres 6,—10, ft although mostly between and m and Abies gamblei from 3,—3, metres 9,—11, ft. Earle Anies Chris Earle Back to top. I know, this is insufficient post as this lacks any seeds or cones, still I wanted to post these pics, I hope they belong to Abies, can the species be known from these pics? Cedrus deodara from Kashmir – efloraofindia Google Groups.

The species is monoecious individual flowers are either male or female, but both sexes can be found on the same plant and is pollinated by Wind. If you have important information about this plant that may help other users please add a comment or link below. Abies pindrow Royle ex D.

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At West Himalayan locations in Himachal State in India visited by members of the Dendrological Atlas team, at around m the latter species is replaced by Abies gambleishowing no intermediate forms. This also badly affects root development and wind resistance[].

Recent research, pindrw, has shown that Abies gamblei is not related to Abies pindrow. Role of eFI in Sc. Abies pindrowthe pindrow fir or west Himalayan firis a fir native to the western Himalaya and adjacent mountains, from northeast Afghanistan east through northern Pakistan and India to central Nepal. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late abiws or early summer, after the last expected frosts.

Young trees are very slow to establish because they are often damaged by late frosts, it is best to grow the young trees in high shade to get them through this time[1, ]. Vladimir Dinets e-mail Crown narrow and conical. Prefers growing on a north-facing slope[]. Wood – light, soft, not very durable. Needles on the upper side of the shoot radially arranged, on the lower side pectinate, cm long, 1. Edited by Christopher J. The name pindrow derives from the tree’s name in Nepalese.

Bark on young trees smooth and gray, on old trees thick, gray-brown and furrowed. Throughout the western Himalaya from Afghanistan to Nepal, at elevations between and m. Articles with ‘species’ microformats Articles needing additional references from August All articles needing additional references Taxonbars with automatically added basionyms.


Himalayas from Afghanistan to W. You will receive a range of benefits including: Names of Plants in India site. The closely related Gamble’s Fir Abies gambleisyn.

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For more details, pl. It is hardy to zone UK 8 and is frost tender. QR Code What’s this? It is occasionally grown as an ornamental tree in large gardens in western Europebut demands high humidity and rainfall to grow well.

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The cones are very similar. Intolerant of atmospheric pollution[1].

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