Picea abies Pumila
Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Mature Size: 3′ H X 8′ W
Bloom Time: No Flowers
Description: Fresh green needles and a compact habit make this slow growing dwarf evergreen a great choice for smaller landscapes and rock gardens; features a wide irregular shape and flat top and is a superior choice for its vigor and hardiness.
Ornamental Features: Dark green foliage which emerges light green in spring. Needles remain dark green through the winter.
Landscape Attributes: Dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a more or less rounded form. Low maintenance shrub. Great informal hedge or low screen.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)