|Abies koreana is a slow growing, conical shaped tree with shiny, dark green leaves with 2 whitish bands underneath. The cones are blue-violet before maturity. Best in cooler climates, this fir can tolerate some heat. The dwarf cultivar, 'Prostrate Beauty' gets cones early in its life and has a prostrate habit that is often irregular. It has flat, blunt needles and horizontal branches. This plant enjoys plenty of sun, cooler climates and acidic soil.