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Dwarf and Small Growing Picea (Spruce)

Picea abies 'Acrocona'
Picea abies 'Acrocona'
An irregular spreading with semi-pendulous branches. Stunning in spring when small, bright red cones form on the ends of the branches.
Picea abies 'Coolwyn Globe'
Picea abies 'Coolwyn Globe'
Slow growing spruce forming a dense ball-shaped shrub. The foliage consists of dark green, short needles. Grows approx 30cm in 10 years. Picture shows a grafted standard.
Picea abies 'Formaneck'
Picea abies 'Formaneck'
A weeping form of the "Norway Spruce". Needs staking to the required height. The branches hang down to form a skirt of dark green foliage.
Picea abies 'Inversa'
Picea abies 'Inversa'
A weeping form of the "Norway Spruce". Forms a large weeping mound, requiring staking to the required height. Can cascade down a wall. Dark green foliage.
Picea abies 'Nidiformis'
Picea abies 'Nidiformis'
"Birds Nest Spruce"
A dense, flat topped shrub with branches in tight horizontal layers. Dark green foliage. In 10 years, a size of approx 30cm x 60cm may be reached.

Picea glauca 'Albertiana Conica'
Picea glauca 'Albertiana Conica'
Slow growing to a perfect cone-shaped shrub. Beautiful in spring when covered with soft light green new growth. In 10 years a height of approx 1M should be reached.
Picea glauca 'Elf'
Picea glauca 'Elf'
A very slow grower, forming a beautiful round ball. Covered in soft, light green, fluffy foliage in spring; darker green for the rest of the year. In 10 years, it may reach 30cm x 30cm.
Picea glauca 'Nana'
Picea glauca 'Nana'
"Dwarf White Spruce"
A slow growing shrub with pleasant grey foliage. Develops a typical spruce shape, reaching approx 1M in 10 years.

Picea omorika 'Nana'
Picea omorika 'Nana'
A slow growing shrub forming a rounded conical shape. The greenish grey foliage is silver beneath. Should reach approx 80cm in 10 years.
Picea orientalis 'Barnes'
Picea orientalis 'Barnes'
Initially a bun-shaped plant which may become conical with age. Short, dark green needles. Grows to approx 30cm in 10 years.
Picea pungens 'Blue Pearl'
Picea pungens 'Blue Pearl'

A slow growing rounded shrub. Beautiful bright blue foliage. Reach approx 40cm in 10 years. Ideal for rockeries.

 


Picea pungens 'Fat Mac'
Picea pungens 'Fat Mac'
A slow growing shrub, forming a compact rounded ball. Deep grey-green foliage. Grows to approx 25cm in 10 years.
Picea pungens 'Montgomery'
Picea pungens 'Montgomery'
"Dwarf Blue Spruce"
A beautiful slow growing shrub, taking some time to develop a conical shape. In 10 years a height of approx 60cm could be reached. excellent blue foliage colour.

Picea pungens 'Procumbens'
Picea pungens 'Procumbens'
A low spreading shrub with beautiful blue foliage. Sometime the branches cascade down, sometime remaining stiffly horizontal. Could spread at least 60cm in 10 years. 
Picea abies 'Clanbrassiliana'
Picea abies 'Clanbrassiliana'
A rounded shrub, becoming conical with age. The short-needled foliage is dark green. Grows to approx 30cm in 10 years.
Picea abies 'Frohberg'
Picea abies 'Frohberg'
A weeping form of the "Norway Spruce". Requires staking to the required height, then allowed to droop over. Dark green, needle-like foliage.
Picea abies 'Maxwellii'
Picea abies 'Maxwellii'
An irregular shrub, usually growing wider than high. Dark green, very short needle-like foliage, with pale green new shoots in spring. Grows to approx 50cm in 10 years.
Picea abies 'Pygmaea'
Picea abies 'Pygmaea'
An extremely slow grow shrub, developing a broadly conical shape with age. Very short dark green needles with characteristic brown buds. In 10 years a height of 25cm may be reached.
Picea glauca 'Alberta Globe'
Picea glauca 'Alberta Globe'
A slow growing shrub forming a dense rounded ball. The soft, pale green new growth matures to a deep green. Reaches approx 30cm in 10 years.
Picea omorika 'Gunter'
Picea omorika 'Gunter'
A small shrub slowly developing into a conical shape. the foliage is grey-green with silvery undertones. In 10 years a height of approx 30cm should be reached.
Picea omorika 'Pimoko'
Picea omorika 'Pimoko'
A slow growing shrub with short grey-green foliage with silver undertones. Forms a compact bun shape, growing to approx 30cm in 10 years.
Picea orientalis 'Ferny Creek Prostrate'
Picea orientalis 'Ferny Creek Prostrate'
A low, spreading plant with short needles in dark green. Grows to approx 30cm x 75cm in 10 years.
Picea pungens 'Early Cones'
Picea pungens 'Early Cones'
A rare shrub, forming a low, irregular shape with grey foliage. At a very young age, an abundance of cones are produced on the ends of the branches. Grows to approx 30cm x 50cm in 10 years.
Picea pungens 'Mrs Cesarini'
Picea pungens 'Mrs Cesarini'
A flat-topped shrub with beautiful green foliage. The new growth appear like stars on the end of the branches. Grows to approx 30cm in 10 years.
Picea pungens 'Saint Marys Broom'
Picea pungens 'Saint Marys Broom'
An extremely slow growing shrub, reaching only 25cm x 30cm in 10 years. Beautiful blue foliage.
Picea sitchensis 'Sugarloaf'
Picea sitchensis 'Sugarloaf'
A small conical shrub with the stems densely clothed in sharp needles. The colour is green and blue. Grows to approx 60cm in 10 years.
Picea smithiana 'Ballarat'
Picea smithiana 'Ballarat'
"Dwarf Himalayan Spruce"
Forms a dark green, bun-shaped plant. Slow growing, reaching approx 30cm x 40cm in 10 years. Long, dark green needles.

Picea sitchensis 'Tenas'
Picea sitchensis 'Tenas'
A very compact, rounded shrub with sharp needles. The colour is a combination of green and silvery blue. Grows to approx 50cm in 10 years.