Picea glauca Conica, Dwarf Alberta Spruce Topiary

Picea glauca Conica, Dwarf Alberta Spruce

Shrubs or small trees for all seasons, Dwarf Alberta Spruce, Picea glauca ‘Conica,’ feature beautiful, evergreen blue-green needles. Plants have an attractive conical shape.

Fantastic as topiaries, they can be trained into many forms. Plants are very slow growing, putting on only 2-4″ a year. Over time they mature to 10-13′. They work well in containers, withstanding the coldest of winters. Deer resistant.

Plant in full sun in soil that has been amended with organic matter. Fertilizing will encourage new growth. If grown in containers, use a good potting soil and fertilize following manufacturer’s instructions.

Additional Information

Botanical Name

Picea glauca Conica

Common Name

Dwarf Alberta Spruce

Foliage Color

Green

Light Requirements

Sun

Height

120-156″

Width

84-120″

Uses

Evergreen, Living Wall, Screening, Specimen, Topiary

Soil

Average, Fertile, Moist

Water Needs

Average, Consistent

Zone

3-6

Plant Type

Shrub, Tree

Resistance

Deer