|Grid reference||ST 17849 83920|
|Common name||Korean fir|
|Status||Wales Champion 2015|
|Height||9M June 2015|
|Girth||93cm June 2015|
This tree is in the lower park, east of the main path.
General tree description
Abies koreana is a small to medium-sized tree growing slowly to 10 to 18 metres tall. It is a compact tree of conical outline, and has smooth grey-brown bark with conspicuous lenticels (raised pores). Its leaves are needle-like, flattened, 1 to 2cm long, glossy dark green above and bright white below. The cones are cylindrical, 4 to 7cm long and dark purple-blue before maturity.