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|Family: Pinaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Abies||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Abies amabilis Douglas ex J. Forbes
Stem: trunk < 75 m, < 2.6 m wide; mature crown steeple-like; bark +- scaly, ash-gray; twig +- hairy; bud resinous. Leaf: not 2-ranked, spreading, < 3 cm, +- equal throughout, dark green; adaxially grooved, +- white bands 0; tip notched or blunt. Seed Cone: < 15 cm; bract included.
Ecology: Subalpine forest; Elevation: 1700--2140 m. Bioregional Distribution: KR (w Siskiyou Co., 2 populations); Distribution Outside California: to British Columbia.
eFlora Treatment Author: J. Robert Haller, Nancy J. Vivrette, & James R. Griffin
Jepson Online Interchange
Listed on CNPS Rare Plant Inventory
Previous taxon: Abies
Next taxon: Abies bracteata
Citation for this treatment: J. Robert Haller, Nancy J. Vivrette, & James R. Griffin 2016. Abies amabilis, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=11520, accessed on December 03, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on December 03, 2016.