Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Slow 1' or less per yearMature Height - 50-60'Mature Width - 15-20'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Monoecious, male flowers redFruit - Cone, ovoid-cylindrical, 2-4" long, 1" wide, brown at maturityLeaf - Fall Color - EvergreenBark - Brown, exfoliating in thin scalesOther Features - Excellent species for specimen use in smaller areas. Superior to all other Spruce in ornamental value. Highly underused species.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Tolerant of poor gravelly soils, highly adaptable.Native Habitat - Caucasus Mountains, Asia Minor.Diseases and Insects - Few if any insect or disease problemsStrength - 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 orientalis.