Abies nordmanniana (Nordman Fir) 10 seeds. Grow your own non-drop Christmas trees from seed. Save on shop bought trees!

Sold by RPSeeds
$2.06
Get Shipping Estimate
$2.06
In stock
Ships next business day
Arrives from United Kingdom
Returns and exchanges accepted
See this seller's return policy

Features
Handmade
Made in Lytham, United Kingdom

Item details

Grow your own non-drop Christmas trees! Nordman Firs make fabulous Christmas trees with luxuriant, rich green foliage and excellent needle retention properties. Bears erect, cylindrical, green-brown cones when mature. Can be container grown for several years and brought in for the festive season. If planted out and left to grow, can reach 15-25m.

Hardy Tree
Height: 15-25m , Spread: 5m
Position: Prefers semi-shade

Packet of 10 seeds


Our seeds are hand packed in our unique, reusable, paper packets and a detailed growing guide is supplied to help you get the best from your seeds.


GROWING GUIDE

Pre-sowing Treatment: Soak the seeds in water that starts off hand hot for 24 hours.

Sowing Instructions: Sow at any time of the year. Mix equal parts of peaty seed compost, eg. Levington with vermiculite, perlite or horticultural grit and sow seeds very thinly on the surface, then just cover them with a layer of vermiculite, perlite or grit. Seal inside a polythene bag and place in the fridge for 6 weeks. Move to a propagator or other warm place and maintain an optimum temperature of 18-21C. Germination should take place in 3-6 weeks. Note: Germination can be very erratic, so sow thinly and prick out the seedlings as they become large enough to handle disturbing the rest of the compost as little as possible.

[If sowing a large quantity, mix seeds with the compost/vermiculite and place in a resealable bag in the fridge. Open the bag and give the seeds a good shake to aerate them each week. Then sow thinly into trays or, in spring/summer, directly outdoors in a nursery bed]

An alternative method is to sow in pots as above during late summer to early winter then place in a cold frame and let nature take its course as the seasons change with the seedlings emerging the next spring.

Growing Instructions: Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle into 7.5cm pots and grow on in a cold frame or nursery bed for a year or two then plant in their final position in sun or shade.


Reviews
No reviews yet

Shipping & policies
Ships next business day
Arrives from United Kingdom
Estimated Shipping
Shipping to
Zip or postal code
Estimated shipping times
Europe 1-2 business days
I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but cannot guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.
Customs and import taxes
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payments
Secure options
Etsy Studio keeps your payment information secure. Etsy Studio shops never receive your credit card information.

Returns & exchanges
I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations
Contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 30 days of delivery
Request a cancellation: before item has shipped
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
Conditions of return
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
Questions about your order?
Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.