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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Abies pindrow from Kashmir – efloraofindia Google Groups. Vladimir Dinets e-mail The name pindrow derives from the tree’s name in Nepalese. A Panoramic view on way to Zirmi Thaatch ft. Abies pindrowthe pindrow fir or west Himalayan firis a fir native to the western Himalaya and adjacent mountains, from northeast Afghanistan east through northern Pakistan and India to central Ables.
Hope both of them will appear on this form with clear differences visible in photographs. The forest is mostly old growth Indian white pine [ Pinus wallichiana ], but on northern slopes there are groves of very tall, slender West Himalayan firs [ Abies pindrow ], with some huge Sumatran yews [ Taxus sumatrana ] and deodars [ Cedrus deodara ]. Earle About Chris Earle Back to top. The British have built a network of hiking trails between villages.
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Crown narrow and conical. It is occasionally grown as an ornamental tree in large gardens in western Europebut demands high humidity and rainfall to grow well. Intolerant of atmospheric pollution. A narrow, densely forested ridge with ahies few villages goes north for almost fifty kilometers. Retrieved 9 January Often associated with Picea smithiana and less frequently with Cedrus deodara and Pinus wallichiana Vidakovic They hybridize freely with other members of this genus.
Articles with ‘species’ microformats Articles needing additional references from August All articles needing additional references Taxonbars with automatically added basionyms. This pinfrow badly affects root development and wind resistance. The shoots are greyish-pink to buff-brown, smooth and glabrous hairless.
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If you have questions about a plant please use the Forum on this website as we do not have the resources to answer questions ourselves. Till about 25 years back, the wood had preferred use in the manufacture of Gliders.
Abies pindrow Plant List: Not North American native, Inconspicuous flowers or blooms. Ables Site map Contact us. Retrieved from ” https: Bark, shoots and buds are similar to that of A.
The cones are very similar. Good gymnosperm to begin with Si r. Smartphone users quickly have information on a plant directly for the pfaf.
Plants are very shade tolerant, especially when young, but growth is slower in dense shade. Bark on young trees smooth and gray, on old trees thick, gray-brown and furrowed. Pindrow Fir is used to a small extent for timber and production in its native range.
Don Voss ; Taxus lambertiana Wall. Seed – sow early February in a greenhouse or outdoors in March.
This species is unsatisfactory in south-eastern Britain due to pinddow by late frosts, trees rarely live more than 40 years and have a poor thin crown. Another report says that trees are late coming into growth and so usually escape late frost damage.
Species Topics Bookstore Links Contact. At West Himalayan locations in Himachal State in India visited by members of the Dendrological Atlas team, at around m the latter species is replaced by Abies gambleishowing no intermediate forms.
Needles on the upper side of the shoot radially arranged, on the lower side pectinate, cm long, 1.