- USDA Hardiness Zones 2-8
- Height 6-8 Feet Tall
- Spread 4-5 Feet Wide
- Partial Shade to Full Sun
Known for its unique form and sturdy structure, the Dwarf Alberta Spruce is sure to meet your expectations. It is a slow growing spruce that maintains its cylindrical shape making it a lovely choice for a Christmas tree. This spruce is deer resistant, weather hardy, and is able to withstand high winds. It is a great care-free addition to any landscape or living room!
The Dwarf Alberta Spruce is an evergreen that has blue green foliage. Mature height for this spruce is six to eight feet tall with a spread of four to five feet. They are commonly used as accent plants, novelty such as Christmas trees, they make great topiary, and they are wonderful for adding color or texture to your landscape.
Dwarf Alberta Spruce Care
Care for the Dwarf Alberta Spruce is simple. It needs well drained soil. Be sure to plant in full sun to part shade. It has average water needs. This spruce should also be checked and treated for spider mites regularly. Pruning Dwarf Alberta Spruce is not necessary, and the plant does not handle pruning very well because it has a slow growth rate. Trim off sick or brown sticks and needles as needed to help the appearance of the plant.
Dwarf Alberta Spruce Spacing
The Dwarf Alberta Spruce grows to be six to eight feet. To ensure the health of the plant, spacing should be 4-5 feet, center on center.
Dwarf Alberta Spruce Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 2-8
|Flower Color(s): n/a
|Bloom Period: Grown for Foliage
|Foliage Color(s): Green
|Light Exposure: Partial Shade to Full Sun
|Height: 6-8 Feet
|Spread: 4-5 Feet
|Habit: Columnar, Compact
|Features: Interest Year-Round
|Scientific Name: Picea glauca 'Conica'
|Common Name: Dwarf Alberta Spruce
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.