Abies procera

Tracheophyta PinopsidaPinaceaeAbiesAbies procera


This evergreen tree is grown in parks and estate woodland, and occasionally reproduces from self-sown seed. Generally lowland, but reaching 420 m near Esgair Hir (Cards.).



World Distribution

Native in western N. America; a rare tree in its native range.

Distribution information

Weighted Changed Factor: 42

Weighted Change Factor Confidence (90%)


Distribution information

JNCC Designations


PLANTATT - Attributes of British and Irish plants. (.zip 1455KB) This dataset was compiled and published in 2004, and last updated in November 2008. Download includes an Excel spreadsheet of the attributes, and a PDF explaining the background and nomenclature. Note that the PDF version is the booklet as published, whereas the Excel spreadsheet incorporates subsequent corrections. A hardcopy can be purchased from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.

Atlas text references

FNAEC (1993b)
Mitchell (1972