Picea abies 'Nidiformis'
  • Picea abies 'Nidiformis'
  • Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

Picea abies 'Nidiformis'

£14.95

(Dwarf Spruce) A slow growing spruce, Picea abies 'Nidiformis' is very compact and densely branching, evergreen shrub with a rounded habit once established and light green needles.

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A slow growing spruce, Picea abies 'Nidiformis' is very compact and densely branching, evergreen shrub with a rounded habit once established and light green needles.

Not for instant gratification, Picea abies 'Nidiformis' is most suited for a well drained soil in sun or light, dappled shade. It also grows very well in a rockery or large container.


  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Any well drained soil. Avoid planting in wet areas.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Very slow indeed!
  • Habit: Compact, densely branching, rounded conifer once established..
    • Height: 0.75 - 1 m (3 ft) - in many years!
    • Spread: 1 m (3 ft)

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Mature Size
Shrub - Small (less than 5 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Dry / Sandy, Special: Windy & Exposed, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy)
Special Features
Evergreen, To grow in a pot

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