Botanical Name: Picea abies 'Nidiformis'
Type: Needled evergreen
Zone: Hardy to Zone 3
Size: 4ft high, 5ft wide
Bloom Time: Non-flowering
Bloom Description: Non-flowering
Light: Full sun to part shade
Other: Winter Interest
Tolerate: Deer, Air Pollution
This versatile evergreen requires little maintenance. Dwarf nest-shaped conifer. Short green foliage. New growth is soft and light green in colour. Slow-growing. Ideal for rock gardens and in the shrub border.
Key to Success: Fertilize annually with evergreen food. Plant with triple mix and liquid transplanter fertilizer.