This dwarf upright tree of Korean fir is of unknown origin, but is unique and worth a spot in your conifer garden. The seed cones are a true horticultural curiosity. They purple-Blue in color and uniquely persistent among all firs with bristly texture, often producing new shoots through the tops. It is unknown whether they have ever produced viable seed.
After 10 years of growth, a mature specimen will measure 4 to 5 feet (1.3 to 1.6 m) tall and 2 feet (60 cm) wide, an annual growth rate of 4 to 6 inches (10 - 15 cm). Hardy to zone 6.