Picea mariana 'Ericoides'Picea mariana 'Ericoides'

Common Name: Picea mariana 'Ericoides'

Exposure: Full sun

Height: 0.3-1.2 m (1-4')

Spread: 1.2-1.8 m (4-6')

Water: average, moist, acidic, well drained soil

Hardiness: Zones 3-9

Zone: 3

Deer Resistant: Rarely damaged by deer

Drought Tolerant: Tolerates short periods of drought only

Characteristics: Slow growing, low, cushion or mound forming, coniferous evergreen., small, dense, blue-green needles are bright and eye-catching., This moisture-loving evergreen makes a beautiful and useful addition to pond-side plantings and areas prone to periodic flooding. It also looks lovely in beds, borders, rock gardens and container plantings., Provide shelter from drying winter winds