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Picea abies 'Pyramidata'

Pyramidal Norway Spruce

Spruce

Comments

Fresh green needles and a dense habit make this evergreen a great choice for the garden or landscape; features a highly defined pyramidal shape and ascending branches; a superior choice for its vigor and hardiness

Description

Fresh green needles and a dense habit make this evergreen a great choice for the garden or landscape; features a highly defined pyramidal shape and ascending branches; a superior choice for its vigor and hardiness

Landscape Attributes

Pyramidal Norway Spruce is a dense evergreen tree with a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which can make it a great accent feature on this basis alone.

This is a relatively low maintenance tree. When pruning is necessary, it is recommended to only trim back the new growth of the current season, other than to remove any 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.

Pyramidal Norway Spruce is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Hedges/Screening;General Garden Use

Planting & Growing

Pyramidal Norway Spruce will grow to be about 25 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 10 feet. It has a low canopy, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a medium 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:

25 feet

10 feet

Deer Resistant:

true

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