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Black Spruce Potted Evergreen Tree

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A tree that has a narrow upright to pyramidal form. Dense blue-green needles provides winter interest. The mature height is 30 ft. - 50 ft. tall and a 20 ft. - 30 ft. spread. Plant in full sun to light shade in moist well drained soil. Will grow in wet soils. Use as a grouping, screen or specimen plant. This container grown starter tree is easy to plant.
  • Healthy 2-year old plants are 8 to 12 in. tall
  • Provides beautiful winter color interest when the deciduous trees are bare
  • Dense blue-green needles
  • Great nesting site for birds
  • Grow on moist, well drained sites, will grow in wet soils
  • Very cold hardy
  • Grown in 3-1/2 in. sq. x 5 in. D pots
  • Plant in a protected location or garden for the first 2-years, then move to its permanent growing site in the landscape
  • Easy-to-plant size
  • Container grown plants provide virtually no transplant shock compared to bare root plants
  • USDA Zone 2 (minus 50°F) to USDA Zone 6 (minus 10°F)

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Mature Height (in.)
600 in.
Mature Width (in.)
360 in.


Additional Characteristics
Best Time to Plant
Spring to Fall
Botanical Name
Picea mariana
Evergreen or Deciduous
Growth Habit
Hardiness Zone
2 (-50 to -40 F),3 (-40 to -30 F),4 (-30 to -20 F),5 (-20 to -10 F),6 (-10 to 0 F)
Optimal Soil Condition
Recommended Space Between Plantings (in.)
120 in.
Shipped As
Sun Tolerance
Full Sun
Wildlife Attracted
No Wildlife Attracted
Wildlife Deterred
No Wildlife Deterred

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