Weeping white spruce

Picea glauca 'Pendula'

Weeping White Spruce, Picea glauca \'Pendula\', Plant Select
This first Plant Select® conifer recommendation is a living sculpture for the landscape. Very hardy form of the boreal spruce that also thrives in summer heat. The graceful foliage shimmers, and the weeping form adds drama and texture to any setting. With its compact footprint, this distinctive specimen enhances tight landscape and garden settings. A must-have for winter interest! Read more here.

Tips from the pros: Be sure roots are not circling at planting. Young plants will need the central branch staked upright to ensure straight growth. Winter water occasionally in dry climates.
Plant Type Conifer
Height 20-24 feet
Width 4-6 feet
Flowering Season insignificant
Flower Color Insignificant
Sun Sun, Part Sun
Water Needs Moderate to dry
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 3-8
Soil Type Loam, sandy
Deer Resistant No
Good for Pollination No
Winter Interest Yes
North American Native Yes
Year Introduced 2012
Annual Commercial Maintenance No maintenance. Stake to establish; remove stakes after 2 years and let it grow.
5-10 Year Commercial Maintenance Follow annual maintenance
Elevation Guide Up to 8150 ft