Selected as a seedling by Carl Starker, of Jennings Lodge, Oregon and introduced as a cultivar of A. koreana in the late 1960s. 'Starker's Dwarf' grows slowly; displaying wide blunt needles of blue-green with a silver reverse and plentiful cones. Appreciates shelter from hot, direct afternoon sun.
Evergreen conifer: 5 feet T x 3 ft W in 10 years
Minimum temperature: -30° F