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Picea orientalis


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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Pendulous branches; glossy green leaves; purple cones; red catkins

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Specimen tree Windbreaks

Zones: 3-8

Description: From the Caucasus and Turkey on sheltered sites, this is an upright, pyramidal, evergreen conifer to 100 ft (30 m). The pendulous branches are retained to ground level and the leaves are short and glossy green. Short pendulous cones are purplish and the s

Growth Habit: Pyramidal habit

Comments: Several cultivars available

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