A dwarf, ball shaped conifer, Picea glauca ‘Alberta Globe’ is a very slow growing variety of Alberta Spruce. Ideal for growing in containers, this compact, evergreen shrub has tiny needle like foliage which helps to maintain its tidy form.
Picea glauca var. albertiana ‘Alberta Globe’ (White Spruce) is a dwarf, ball-shaped, dense evergreen conifer with perfectly uniform branching. Emerging light green, its fine needles turn to glue-green as they mature. A slow grower, 2 in. per year (5 cm), this Dwarf White.
Alberta Globe Spruce has green foliage which emerges light green in spring. The needles remain green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. Landscape Attributes. Alberta Globe Spruce is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a more or less rounded form.
Mutation causes normal spruce to grow out of dwarf spruce – Dear T.R.: The dwarf Alberta spruce, Picea glauca.
plant will mutate to an unusual and attractive form. Many new cultivars come about because a sharp eyed gardener saw something different and propa.
How Much Does an Alberta Spruce Grow in a Year? – Planting a new tree doesn’t usually involve reflection on your own mortality, unless you’re planting a dwarf Alberta spruce (Picea glauca "Conica" or Picea glauca var. albertiana). This compact conife.
This habit provided the plant’s scientific name, Picea glauca “Conica,” better known as the Dwarf Alberta Spruce. Eighteen years later, the arboretum’s journal, the “Bulletin of Popular Information,”.
Rhodotypos Scandens Plant Garden Q & A: Chose tough plants to fill under spruce trees – Q. I have an area under large Norway and blue spruce trees that have been limbed up. I am looking for plants to fill in the area before the branches start. It is mostly shady but does get about four h. Prunus
Two of my dwarf Alberta spruce has a problem that causes the needles.
It stays small, making it a good choice for a tight spot or as a specimen plant. The botanical name is Picea glauca ‘Conica.’