Birthday Gift Tree Dwarf Alberto Spruce-Jean's Dilly
DWARF ALBERTO SPRUCE
The Dwarf Alberta Spruce is one of the most popular dwarf conifers in cultivation and a favorite of many gardeners, It grows slowly in perfect form with fine green needles and dense foliage. This plant is a show stopper for rock or container gardens. Its commendable shape and slow growth make it suitable for shearing and shaping for topiary and is ideal for entry, container and landscape.
Picea glauca ‘Jean’s Dilly’ bears the name of dwarf conifer pioneer Jean Iseli. ‘Jean’s Dilly’ was named by his brother, Andre’, to note the plant’s remarkable qualities. Much smaller, denser and slower growing than other Alberta types.
BOTANICAL NAME: Picea glauca ‘Jeans Dilly’
MATURE HEIGHT: 6’H
MATURE WIDTH: 3’Hx 1’W
GROWTH RATE: 2-4inches/year
HARDINESS ZONE: 4
SUN EXPOSURE: Full Sun
ACTUAL SIZE: Approximately 11.5 inches tall from top of soil