Abies concolor, white fir

Abies concolor (white fir) needles
Abies concolor (white fir) trunk/bark
Abies concolor (white fir)

Locations

Mount Graham, Arizona
United States
32° 42' 40.2804" N, 109° 55' 20.0892" W
US
Sierra Los Ajos, Sonora
Mexico
30° 56' 4.6464" N, 109° 57' 21.5208" W
MX
Chiricahua Mountains, Arizona
Mexico
31° 51' 24.156" N, 109° 17' 10.7772" W
MX
Huachuca Mountains, Arizona
Mexico
31° 23' 51.378" N, 110° 18' 3.6648" W
MX

The white fir is the most widespread true fir in the Sky Islands. There are only 3 recorded localities in Sonora, 2 being from the first half of the 1900's. Known in the Sierra de los Ajos and suspected present, but not seen in recent years, in the Sierra El Tigre and Sierra San Jose.

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