Dwarf Alberta Spruce
Trees & Shrubs Size Chart
Evergreen tree with a compact, conical habit. Dense, soft, very fine foliage emerges bright green and matures to gray-green. Used as an accent, hedge, topiary, container plant and living Christmas tree.
- Landscape Size: 6'-8' tall, 4'-5' width
- Light Requirement: Partial to Full Sun
- Water Needs: Moderate
- Sunset Zone: 1-7, 14-17
- Growth Habit: Columnar
- Growth Rate: Slow
- Attributes: Deer Resistant, Attracts Birds
Green Thumb Guide
Tolerant of most soils with good drainage. Prune in winter. Prune topiary to maintain shape. Feed in spring, before new growth, with a multipurpose fertilizer. When using as a living Christmas tree, bring in 10 days before Christmas. Once tree is indoors, place ice cubes around the base.