Norway Spruce

Norway Spruce is a pyramidal growing conifer evergreen.  This dense evergreen is decorated with short stiff needles.  The needles are green in color.  This evergreen works well when planted as a wind break or screen.  You may notice the tree attracting birds and other animals because of its year round foliage and density.  This evergreen is deer resistant which makes it a great fit for wooded areas.  Norway Spruce requires watering during prolonged periods of extreme heat and drought.

Norway Spruce

Norway Spruce Needles

Norway Spruce

Picea Abies

Plant Details

Flower Color- No flowers

Foliage Color- Green

Zone- 2-8

Height- 70 feet to 80 feet tall

Spread- 35 feet to 45 feet wide

Light- Part shade to full sun

Details- This evergreen is fast-growing and requires minimal maintenance once established.   This evergreen works well as a stand alone specimens or in rows.  This evergreen is commonly used as a Christmas tree. Spring is the best time to prune this evergreen if necessary.

Other evergreen tree options.

  • Austrian Pine
  • Black Hills Spruce
  • Blue Form Eastern White Pine
  • Colorado Blue Spruce
  • Eastern White Pine
  • Serbian Spruce

Additional information on Norway Spruce trees.