Norway Spruce Tree

Norway Spruce Tree

Norway Spruce Tree Facts

Specific Name:   "Abies pinagene Picea abies"
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 7
Growth_Rate:   "Slow Moderate to fast"
Site Requirements:   "Sun; moist, well drained soil; dislikes wet feet Sun; moderately moist, well drained soil"
Texture:   "Fine to medium Medium"
Form:   "Pyramidal; dense Pyramidal; strong central leader; pendulous branches"
Height:   50 to 70 40 to 60
Weight:   25 to 30'
Leaf:   "Dark green needles.5 to 1" glossy green needles; stiff; dense; 2 to 3 lines on lower side; maintains color in winter"
Flower/Fruit:   4 to 6" pendulous cones
Comments:    "Best suited for a northern climate; dislikes hot, dry summers Shallow root system; prefers a cool climate; dislikes heat"
Habit:   Evergreen
Cultivars:   Aurea, Cranstonii,Doversi pendula, , Fluke, Inversa