Picea abies 'Acrocona' 2 - Year Graft

Dwarf Evergreens and Conifers : Picea abies 'Acrocona' 2 - Year Graft

Picea abies Acrocona  2 - Year Graft

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Picea abies 'Acrocona'
(Acrocona Norway Spruce)

* Full sun-Part shade  * Zones 3-7  * 10' tall  * 8' wide *

Remarkable, raspberry-red cones on the tips of itsbranches in spring!

Picea abies 'Acrocona'  This fast growing evergreentree is extremely hardy and wind resistant. Pyramidal growth habit when young,becoming columnar when mature. Bark is red-brown. Leaves are needle-like, darkgreen, blunt, and four sided, to 1 inch long. Leaves point upward and forwardon orange-brown shoots. 'Acrocona' is small, with drooping branches and bears an abundance of cones.Even when young, thisdelightful conifer develops remarkable, raspberry-red cones on the tips of itsbranches in spring. The unusual coning habit tends to modify growth rate andshape and to produce a broad, spreading pyramid. Known since 1890, when found ina forest near Uppsala, Sweden, the plant has an apt name,'Acrocona,' which means "with terminal cones on the ends of the branches."

Companion Plants:
Goes well with  Pinus parviflora 'Glauca', Vanderwolf's Pyramid Pine, Thunderhead Pine as well as Black Bamboo. Check out our store for these great plants!

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