Norway Spruce is the fastest growing of all spruce. It hardy and grows on most sites except where soil is water soaked. Prefers medium to fine textured soils (clays and loams). Transplants well. Best in full sun, since foliage becomes sparse in shade. Grows 40-60ft tall. Cones 4 to 7" long. Needles range 1.2 to 1" long, deep shiny green pointed tips. Moderately shade tolerant.
Wildlife and food cover: Good Food -deer browse. Good cover - winter cover
Scientific Name: Picea abies
Product Size at Purchase: 12-18"
Product Size at Maturity: 40-60'
Other: Balsam aroma when crushed