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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The name pindrow derives from the tree’s name in Nepalese. Don RoyleIll. 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.
Wood – light, soft, not very durable. QR Code What’s this? Crown narrow and pindros.
The closely related Gamble’s Fir Abies gambleisyn. Don ; Pinus spectabilis var. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. This QR Code is unique to this page. Books on Indian Flora.
Cedrus deodara from Kashmir – efloraofindia Google Groups. Grows well in heavy clay soils. Bark on young trees smooth and gray, on old trees thick, gray-brown and furrowed. The shoots are greyish-pink to buff-brown, smooth and glabrous hairless. Retrieved from ” https: All plant pages have their own unique code.
Recent research, however, has shown that Abies gamblei is not related to Abies pindrow.
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Seed – sow early February in a greenhouse or outdoors in March. Cones cylindrical, cm long, cm thick, deep purple when young, later brown; seed scales about 3 cm wide; bract scales concealed.
Abies pindrow Plant List: Throughout the western Himalaya from Afghanistan to Nepal, at elevations between and m.
Hardy to Zone 8 cold hardiness limit between Please view the copyright link for more information. Abies pindrow from Kashmir – efloraofindia Google Groups. The Pindrow Fir or West Himalayan Fir Abies pindrow is a fir native to the western Himalaya and adjacent mountains, from northeast Afghanistan east through northern Pakistan and India to central Nepal. It used to be a British hill station. Smartphone users quickly have information on a plant directly for the pfaf. Right plant wrong place.
Copy and print the QR code to a plant label, poster, book, website, magazines, newspaper etc and even t-shirts. Needles on the upper side of the shoot radially arranged, on the lower side pectinate, cm long, 1. To leave a comment please Register or login here All comments need to be approved so will not appear immediately. 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.
In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Abies pindrow Royle ex D. The leaves are needle-like, among the longest of any fir, 4—9 centimetres 1. The cones are broad cylindric-conic, 7—14 centimetres 2. When large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on for at least their first winter in pots. QR Codes are barcodes that can be read by mobile phone smartphone cameras. Abies pindrow Royle, Illustr.
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August Learn how and when to remove this template message. Stars of the month. Such areas included Churdhar and the upper Sangla Valley at elevations between and m where these species have morphologically and ecologically clearly separated.
Generally found on northern aspects and in shady localities, forming forests at altitudes between – metres[, ]. Another report says that trees are late coming into growth and so usually escape late frost damage. Abies pindrow and Abies spectabilis are similar species.
Germination is often poor, usually taking about 6 – 8 weeks.