top of page
  • admin45851

Douglas fir

Updated: Sep 11, 2020

Douglas Fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) is a conifer native to the western US and Canada. Sometimes called Red Fir or shortened to Doug Fir, it is a valuable timber tree and is often grown on Christmas tree farms. The needles of the Douglas Fir are 1”-1.5” long and grow in a spiral around the twigs of the tree. The bark matures into deep irregular furrows with a reddish-brown or grey coloring and the oldest trees can be up to 150’ tall.

Solar Exposure: Variable

Height: up to 150 feet

USDA PLANTS Database Link

9 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All


bottom of page