Genus The spruces are evergreen trees with a single trunk and regular annual tiers of horizontal branches forming a narrow to conical crown. They are found across the northern hemisphere, as a major constituent of the boreal forest above and below the Arctic Circle southwards down the main mountain chains of Europe, North America and Asia.
Details Hand grafted and propagated at Lime Cross Nursery, Picea sitchensis 'Papoose' is a dense, multi-stemmed dwarf selection of Sitka spruce that will achieve a mature height of around 2.5m and with age may develop a leader and assume a more broadly conical shape.
Soil Type: Normal, heavy clay, light sandy, chalk, loam. Aspect: Full sun. Foliage Type: Evergreen. Foliage Colour: Blue - silver needles. Pot Size: 3 litre and 10 Litre. Ultimate Height: 2.5m. Ultimate Spread: 1m. Growth Rate: 20 - 50 years. Special Attributes: Makes a great accent plant for the garden landscape.