NORWAY SPRUCE - PICEA ABIES

Norway Spruce

Common Name: Norway spruce

Scientific Name: 
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Picea
Species: abies

Hardiness Zone: 2 to 7
Height: 40 to 60 ft
Width: 25 to 30 ft

Description:​ ​​Like most spruce trees the Norway spruce prefers a cooler climate. This species will grow faster than some of the other spruce, but it is not as desired as some of the others. It works well as a wind break or a buffer and has moderate tolerance to urban conditions. The native range of Norway spruce is northern and central Europe.
 

Norway spruce foliage
Norway spruce cone
Norway spruce bark