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Birds Nest Spruce

Picea

Believed to have originated in the early 1900s at Germany’s Sasselheide Nursery, this vintage small-statured cultivar won a prestigious AGM for its broad globular habit, which sports a flattened top with a unique nest-like central depression. Clothed in slender, deep green needles, densely woven layers of horizontally spreading and slightly ascending branches craft a dapper, slow growing deer-resistant evergreen. ‘Nidiformis’ can soften a rock garden, grace a container or spill over a stone wall, while relishing evenly moist, well-drained soil and plenty of sun.

Size: 2' 0" – 3' 0" high x 4' 0" – 5' 0" wide.

Hardy to zone 3.

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PLEASE READ THIS NOTICE PRIOR TO PLACING YOUR ORDER!

Due to the unprecedented influx of orders, phone calls and emails that we have been receiving, our small family run business of not quite a dozen people, is sadly behind at this time. The combination of extremely cold weather in January and February, as well as vendor plant shortages and unanticipated delays, are adding to our difficulty of assigning ship dates in a timely fashion. Please know our team is working diligently to catch up. Orders are currently taking up to 5 weeks to review. To be as fair as possible to our valued customers, we are processing orders in the order they were received. We appreciate your patience and hope that you can accept our heartfelt apology for any inconvenience. 

 

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