SPANISH FIR (Abies pinsapo) is very rare, found wild in the Mediterranean but in only a few areas of southwestern Spain and Morocco. The needles are shorter than on the Grecian Fir (10–15mm) and are either grey-green or bluish.


Trees and shrubs of the Mediterranean by Helge Vedel, translated from the Danish by Aubrey Rush (Penguin Guides, 1978), p17.