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|Family: Pinaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Abies||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Abies procera Rehder
Stem: trunk < 85 m, < 2.8 m wide; mature crown cylindric, top rounded; bark smooth, gray, with resin blisters in youth, +- red-brown in age; twig hairy; bud +- resinous. Leaf: < 4 cm, +- 3--4-angled, +- flat on coneless twigs or not; adaxially grooved, with +- white bands; tip notched or blunt. Seed Cone: < 15 cm; bracts +- tapered, exserted, strong-reflexed, covering > 90% cone surface.
Ecology: Upper mixed-conifer to subalpine forests; Elevation: > 1500 m. Bioregional Distribution: n KR, CaRH; Distribution Outside California: to British Columbia. Note: Intergrades with Abies magnifica var. shastensis.
eFlora Treatment Author: J. Robert Haller, Nancy J. Vivrette, & James R. Griffin
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Abies magnifica var. shastensis
Next taxon: Picea
Citation for this treatment: J. Robert Haller, Nancy J. Vivrette, & James R. Griffin 2016. Abies procera, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=11531, accessed on April 28, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on April 28, 2016.