Nana Serbian Spruce
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - Slow to medium.Mature Height - 8-10'Mature Width - Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Monoecious, male remind of strawberries in color and shape, .5-.75" long, attractive.Fruit - Cones are oblong-ovoid, 1.25-1.75" pendent, purple when young, shining cinnamon brown when ripe.Leaf - Fall Color - Bark - Thin, scaling off in platelets, coffee brown in color.Other Features - One of the most adaptable spruces.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Prefers a deep rich soil that is both moist and well-drained; grows on limestone and acid peats.Native Habitat - Introduced 1880. Southeastern Europe. Confined to a few stands in the limestone mountains on either side of the upper Drina.Diseases and Insects - Subject to aphids, budworms and borers.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Spruce.- Other plants of the family Pinaceae.- Other plants of the genus Picea.- Other plants of the species Picea omorika.