Description + Attributes:

A straight, tall tree easily recognized by its needles. Cones always hang down. Beautiful year-round color. Tolerates most soil conditions. Grows to 60'; 15' spread. (zones 2-6)Is the fastest growing of the spruces.

 

  • Can withstand wind, heat, cold, drought, crowding and some shade.

 

  • Works well in cities and rural windbreaks.

 

  • Features slightly curved, pale green needles that are roughly ½–¾" in length and crowded on the upper side of the stem.

 

  • Yields slender, cylindrical cones that are light brown in color and 1½–2½" long with flexible scales.

 

  • Grows in a pyramidal shape, becoming more columnar with age.

 

Tree Type

Evergreen

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Mature Size

Height 40’-60’ & Width 10’-20’

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Growth Rate

Medium - Fast - 13” - 24" /year

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Wildlife Value

Nesting, Winter Cover, & Food Source for Birds, Small Animals & Deer

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PREFERENCES

Full Sun

Acidic, Loamy, Moist, sandy, well-drained and clay soils

Somce Drought Tolerance

White Spruce -1 Quart

SKU: 1QT - White Spruce
$4.50Price

    Sibley Soil & Water

    Conservation District

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