Norway Spruce (Picea abies) is a fast growing coniferous evergreen trees and the most common for landscape use. It has a natural pyramidal structure and a strong central leader. The dark green needles are 1/2″ to 1″ long and maintain their color throughout the winter. The work well in a grouping, screen, or specimen plant.
- Fastest of all the spruces, 1 – 3 Ft per year
- 40 – 60 Ft in height and 15 – 25 Ft in width
- Full to most sun
- Acidic, loamy, moist, sandy, well-drained and clay soils. It has some drought tolerance.