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Picea abies 'Dan's Dwarf'

Dan's Dwarf Norway Spruce

Spruce

Comments

This miniature evergreen shrub forms a small, light green mound of fine foliage,with a spiky texture, adaptable and hardy; grows less than an inch a year; excellent choice for rock gardens and detail use in a composition

Description

This miniature evergreen shrub forms a small, light green mound of fine foliage,with a spiky texture, adaptable and hardy; grows less than an inch a year; excellent choice for rock gardens and detail use in a composition

Landscape Attributes

Dan's Dwarf Norway Spruce is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a mounded form. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which should be used to full effect.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and should not require much pruning, except when necessary, such as to remove dieback. Deer don't particularly care for this plant and will usually leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Dan's Dwarf Norway Spruce is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Dan's Dwarf Norway Spruce will grow to be about 15 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 15 inches. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 50 years or more.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

3a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

15 inches

15 inches

Deer Resistant:

true

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