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Ernest Fir  Abies ernestii

also known as Abies recurvata ernestii

Zone 5-7? 

Height 30-50' Spread 20-35'


Habitat.  Ernest fir is an Asian fir tolerant of many soils. First discovered for the western world by Ernest Wilson in 1903, an English plant collector on one of his many trips to China. (1876-1930) A timber tree in China.


Leaves. The needles of the Ernest fir are 1 1/2 to 3" long.


Pests. Possibly the balsam wooly adelgid.


Distribution. Ernest fir originate in the western provinces of China.


Other.  Excellent as an ornamental and tolerant of many soils. Unavailability of seed from China has restricted the use in landscaping in the US.




We have Ernest Fir for sale up to 4-8" tall. .

To buy Ernest fir seedlings by PHONE: We're glad to take your order by phone. For your convenience, we have a toll free number  800 568-9179.  Phone orders can be charged to VISA or MasterCard accounts.

To buy Ernest fir seedling by MAIL: For those who wish to order by mail or prefer to send a check, send orders to: Porcupine Hollow Farm   8593 W. Old State Rd.  Central Lake, Mi. 49622

To order Ernestii fir seedlings using our secure shopping cart:

ernest fir
Plant Type Age Size Quanity / Price
Fir-Ernest 3-0 12-18"

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Shipping & Handling: Most orders are shipped UPS. Make sure we have your street address and a daytime phone number.

Please include 20% shipping and packaging with your order.

    Minimum shipping $15    

Michigan Residents add 6% sales tax.



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