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PICEA omorika

Commonly known as Serbian spruce

Attractive drooping branches which curve upwards at tips

Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
£13.50 £10.80 each

  • Evergreen - flattened, dark to blue-green leaves 1-2cm (½-¾in) long, white beneath
  • Height - 20m (65ft)
  • Spread - 3m (10ft)
  • Conifer - narrow, spire-like tree with orange-brown shoots. Brown bark cracks into square plates. Produces red-brown female cones 3-7cm (1¼-2¾in) long
  • Tree
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Architectural interest -
  • Endangered in the wild - These plants are listed on the International Union for Conservation of Nature's list of 'Red Plants'. This is a list of threatened species in the wild, they are either critically, endangered or vulnerable to extinction. - Endangered
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, adelgids can cause galls, red spider mite. Susceptible to honey fungus
  • Place of origin - Bosnia, Serbia (Drina River valley)
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept - - slightly back from the sea with more shelter
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile
  • Tree Shape - Narrowly columnar -
20m (65ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  3m (10ft)
 

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