Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

Norway Birds Nest Spruce

Tall, stiff-needled, pyramidal trees, spruces grow in almost any soil. Use the larger types in park or landscape plantings. The slower-growing species are better in the garden. Planted close together, their dense foliage makes an excellent windbreak. Spruces lose their lower branches fairly early in life, and their crowns thin as they age. The pendent cones grow year-round. Easily transplanted.
Picea abies, Norway Birds Nest Spruce
Much wider than tall, this dense, spreading evergreen reaches 2 to 4 feet tall and 4 to 6 feet wide. Its nest-shape and central depression give it its common name.

Attributes - Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

Plant Type: Shrub, Tree

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 2 ft. to 4 ft.

Width: 6 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun

Climate: Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil. Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Aphids, Caterpillars, Scales, Spider Mites.

Related Plants

Picea abies, Picea abies 'Pendula', Picea abies 'Pumila', Picea abies 'Reflexa', Picea abies 'Repens', Picea breweriana, Picea engelmannii, Picea glauca, Picea glauca 'Conica', Picea glauca albertiana, Picea mariana 'Nana', Picea omorika, Picea orientalis, Picea pungens, Picea pungens 'Glauca', Picea pungens 'Glauca Globosa', Picea pungens 'Koster', Picea pungens 'Moerheimii', Picea pungens 'Pendula'
 
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