The traditional Christmas Tree with excellent fragrance and good needle retention. Needles show varying degrees of blue coloring after approx. 3 years. The branches are also popular in holiday wreaths and other greenery. This fir is a suitable screen or windbreak. Wildlife relies extensively on this tree for food and shelter. Prefers well-drained acidic, moist soil. Full to partial sun. Mature height 50-70 Ft. Mature spread 30-50 Ft.