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A picture of a Serbian Spruce

Serbian Spruce

Picea omorika

Also known as

Spruce

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

35m

Max

4m

12m

Min

2.5m

50 years to reach maturity

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Serbian Spruce Overview

An evergreen conifer that has a slender graceful conical habit. It's rigid needle like leaves are dark with a white underside that fall in dropping sprays but turn up at the tip.

Common problems with Serbian Spruce

Can be attacked by conifer red spider mites.

How to harvest Serbian Spruce

Young trees are cut for the Christmas tree trade.

How to propagate Serbian Spruce

Seed

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds or cuttings in autumn.

Grafting

Grafting.

Other uses of Serbian Spruce

A low maintenance tree that suits being planted in parks and large gardens.