Abies koreana ‘Kohout’s Icebreaker’®

Abies koreana ‘Kohout’s Icebreaker’ ® (syn. Icebreaker, Ice Breaker) – new variation of Korean fir. Presents impressively grafted onto a trunk;

  • hemispheric and compact habit, 
  • very slow growth. Reaches 50 cm diameter and 30 cm height in 10 years,
  • short, silvery-green needles, 
  • characteristic feature for the variation are strongly twisted needles,
  • soil requirements – average, permeable garden soil. Grows well in sunlit and partially shaded positions,
  • especially recommended for home and oriental garden as well as rockeries, containers and for balconies.

Does not require cutting. Naturally shapes into a hemisphere. Variation found as a witches’ broom by Jorg Kohout. Conservation variety.