Abies alba 'Virgata' / Rat Tail silver fir

Abies alba 'Virgata' is a broad columnar plant with limp, pendulous 4 - 5 feet (1.2 - 1.5 m) long branches, growing downward from the tips from the central leader.

Found wild in the Bohemian Forest, Czech Republic in 1879. (RHS Encyclopedia of Conifers, 2012)

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