Himalayan Silver Fir is a pyramidal tree, growing up to 50 m or more tall. Upper branches are horizontal. Bark is dark grey, deeply grooved. Leaves are linear, up to 4 cm long, flattened with incurved margin. Young branchlets have hairy grooves. Cones are erect, cylindrical, 10-20 cm long, dark purple. Himalayan Silver Fir is found in the Himalayas, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand to Nepal, at altitudes of 2800-4000 m. Flowering: April-June.
Good for Dysgeusia, Osteomyelitic fever, Bronchial asthma, Indigestion, Venereal disease, Nose disease, Chronic cough and Emesis.
|Botanical Name||Common Name||Hindi||Malayalam|
|Abies Webbiana||Himalayan Silver Fir / Indian Silver Fir||तालीस पत्र / Thaleesa Patra||താലീസപത്രം / Talisapatram|