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Abies koreana 'Brilliant' | Korean fir 'Brilliant' - Height 50cm - Width 25-30cm - 11lt

Abies koreana 'Brilliant' | Korean fir 'Brilliant' - Height 50cm - Width 25-30cm - 11lt

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Abies koreana 'Brilliant' is a cultivar of the Korean fir, a slow-growing evergreen tree native to Korea. 'Brilliant' is a popular cultivar known for its striking foliage and compact size, making it an excellent choice for small gardens and landscapes. The needles of 'Brilliant' are a vibrant shade of green, with a silvery-white underside that gives the tree a unique and eye-catching appearance. The needles are short and arranged in dense, spiral clusters along the branches, giving the tree a full and bushy look. In the spring, 'Brilliant' produces small purple cones that add to its ornamental appeal. One of the standout features of 'Brilliant' is its compact size, growing to only 5-10 feet tall and 3-5 feet wide over many years. This makes it an ideal choice for smaller gardens, rock gardens, and even container gardens. 'Brilliant' is also well-suited for use as a specimen tree or as part of a mixed evergreen planting. In terms of care, 'Brilliant' prefers moist, well-drained soil and full sun to partial shade. It is generally low-maintenance once established, but benefits from occasional pruning to maintain its shape and remove any dead or damaged branches. It is also important to water the tree regularly during periods of drought to ensure healthy growth.
  • Common Name

    Korean fir 'Brilliant'

  • Family

    Pinaceae

  • Type

    Evergreen conifer

  • Pot Size

    11

  • Height (cm)

    50

  • Native To

    Korea

  • Flower

    non-flowering

  • Foliage

    bright green, glossy above and silvery-green beneath

  • Maturation period

    10–20 years

Key Info

Size & Spacing

Mature Height

0.1–0.5m

Mature Width

0.1–0.5m

Shape / habit

cushion-shaped

Preferred Location

Orientation

East–facing or North–facing or South–facing or West–facing

Soil Type

acid and neutral soil, full sun

Soil moisture

moist but well–drained

Growing Period

Flower

non-flowering

Foliage

all year

Fruit

Fruitless

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During this time, we have developed a large stock of trees, mature evergreen shrubs, conifers, Japanese maples, cedars and olives. What sets us apart from a generic garden center is solid unwavering focus on trees and some bigger shrubs. You will find thousands of trees, hundreds of varieties and lots of experts who are working on the nursery and more than willing to help you to choose a plant for you.

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