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A covering of 2" needles gives this small pine a uniform appearance. Its slow growth will prevent it from taking over your yard. Makes a nice rock garden shrub. Roots grow close to the surface, so heavy mulching is recommended.
Bird's Nest Spruce
USDA Zone 3 (-40°F) to USDA Zone 7 (0°F).
36-48" (91-122 cm)
1-2 times per week
Provide enough water in fall, before freeze
This plant also belongs to the following BloomIQ.com collections:
- Aaron P.'s collection
- Brenda K.'s collection
- Gayle S.'s collection