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Picea omorika


Order: Pinales
   Family: Pinaceae
            Genus: Picea
                        Specie: Picea omorika

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Drooping branches turn up at the ends; bright green leaves, gray beneath

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Specimen tree Windbreaks

Zones: 4-8

Description: From Bosnia and Serbia in eastern Europe, where it is found on rocky limestone soils, this elegant evergreen conifer of narrow pyramidal form grows to 100 ft (30 m) high and is considered one of the most beautiful of the genus. Fast growing, with drooping

Growth Habit: Narrow pyramidal habit

Comments: Nana' is a conical dwarf form

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