Nest Spruce - Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

Low growing evergreen with dense, flat topped branches. Concave centre resembles a bird's nest. A refreshing light green colour for the new growth in spring, sometimes again later in summer. Good for rock gardens or borders.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Foundation
Garden Styles: 
Traditional
Zen
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
12-24"
Spread: 
48-60"
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Ground Cover
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 4.6 (9 votes)

Prefers a moist well drained soil. Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary. Prune broken or damaged limbs. 

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