The Alberta Spruce had cute fuzzy new growth in spring. This spiral form needs to be trimmed once or twice a year. Simply follow the shape it presents, shaving off most of the NEW growth while leaving a little to keep its vitality. Great for planters or out front of the house.
Cold Hardiness - Will survive in winter temperatures down to -34C. Sizing - It's mature height is in the 6-8' tall range, and width at the base is 3-4'. Location - Full sun to 25% shade, can tolerate wind but best planted in a spot that won't feel the full brunt of winter's fury, also prefers the middle ground of moisture content in soil.