Abies nordmanniana subsp. equi-trojani

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Abies nordmanniana subsp. equi-trojani (Asch. & Sint. ex Boiss.) Coode & Cullen

Pinaceae

Life form: tree
Usage: ornamental plant

Exposure: sun - Exposure: half shade   4

Moisture: moderately moist bis Moisture: moist

Soil: gritty-sandy - Soil: loam - Soil: sandy loam - Soil: gritty loam - Soil: clay - Soil: sandy clay - Soil: loamy clay

Arrangement: alternate
Leaves: evergreen

Coniferous leaves: cushion-like base

Division: not specified

Shape: not specified
Fruit: cone

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Inflorescence: not specified

Petals: not specified
Habit: not specified

Canopy: narrowly conical

Taxonomy

Divisio:
Pinophyta
Subdivisio:
Pinophytina
Classis:
Pinopsida
Subclassis:
Pinidae
Ordo:
Pinales

Abies nordmanniana subsp. equi-trojani is a tree.

Naming

Abies nordmanniana subsp. equi-trojani was already described and the name validly published by Pierre Edmond Boissier based on a prior description by Paul Friedrich August Ascherson and Paul Ernst Emil Sintenis. It was Mark James Elgar Coode and James Cullen, however, who reclassified it into todays valid botanical systematics in 1965.

Taxonomy

Abies nordmanniana subsp. equi-trojani is a subspecies in the genus Abies which contains approximately 84 to 93 species and belongs to the family of the Pinaceae (Pine Family). The type species of the genus is Abies alba.

Characteristics

Growth

The trees have a narrowly conical canopy and reach heights of 20 to 40 metres.

Wood and Bark

Leaves

Abies nordmanniana subsp. equi-trojani is evergreen. The leaves are alternate.

Flowers and Fruits

Abies nordmanniana subsp. equi-trojani flowers in May. The plants are dioecious, pollination takes places by allogamy through animals.

The trees produce cones.

Root System

Distribution

Abies nordmanniana subsp. equi-trojani is native to northwestern Turkey.

Cultivation

The trees prefer a sunny to half-shady situation on fresh to moist soil. The substrate should be gritty-sandy, loamy, sandy-loamy, gritty-loamy, clay, sandy clay or loamy clay soil. They tolerate temperatures down to -35°C (USDA zone 4).

Uses

Maintenance and Propagation

Cultivars

Pests and Diseases

Literature

  • Walter Erhardt, Erich Götz, Nils Bödeker, Siegmund Seybold: Der große Zander. Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart 2008, ISBN 978-3-8001-5406-7. (Ger.)
  • Christoper Brickell (Editor-in-chief): RHS A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants. Third edition. Dorling Kindersley, London 2003, ISBN 0-7513-3738-2.

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