Will grow to around 20m tall and although the growth is slower than that of the Sitka it will tolerate most soils and sites.
Cones: The cones are 4-7cm in length and turn from purple to brown in colour.
Timber: The timber is white strong and hard and is suitable for building wood and cladding. Can be used a a christmas tree.
Soil Types / Habitat: Will grow in a good range of sites prefering a moist soil with good drainage.