Abies lasiocarpa 'Day Creek'
Size: see below
USDA Zone: 3-8
Exposure: full sun
Growing Conditions: well drained soils.
Comments: Densely packed, powder-blue needles radiate around the stems on this selection of Alpine fir. Grows 3-6 inches a year reaching 3-5 feet in 10 years. Drought tolerant when established though would benefit from some summer irrigation. Also tolerant of poor soils.