Picea glauca ssp. albertiana ‘Conica’

Botanical Name: Picea glauca ssp. albertiana ‘Conica’

Phonetic: Pie-KEY-uh (Pie-SEE-uh) Glouh-kuh kon-ih-kuh

Common Name(s): Dwarf Alberta Spruce/Dwarf White Spruce

Family: Pinaceae
Origin: Canada, Northern USA
Plant Type: Needle shrub
Persistence: Evergreen

Leaf Type: Needles (very thin)
Number of Leaflets: –
Leaf Color: Light green
Fall Color: –
Texture: Fine
Density: Dense
Bloom Season: Non-flowering
Flower Color(s): Non-flowering

Exposure: Full sun to partial sun
Growth Rate: Very slow
Height: 10 Feet
Spread: 3 Feet
Hydrozone: Medium
Pest/Diseases: Spider mites
Soil: Moist, well-drained soils
Features:  Upright pyramidal growth habit, not tolerant of urban stresses, small cones
Uses: Formal foundation shrub, specimen, focal point shrub

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