Tiny Tower® Dwarf Alberta Spruce
Picea glauca var. conica 'MonRon'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||PY-see-uh GLAW-kuh KOH-nee-ka|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; reaches only 4 to 6 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Growth Habit||Compact, Pyramidal|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Topiary, Wildlife Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Gift Plant, Tolerates Poor Soils, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly, Tolerates Road Salt|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Handsome Dwarf Conifer|
Tolerates a wide range of well-drained soils. Thrives in cold winter, cool summer areas. Site a few feet from structures to allow good air circulation. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. Prune only as needed to maintain shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 8