Picea Conica 100-120cm+


Picea glauca ‘Conica’ (Dwarf Alberta Spruce)

Plant Fact File:

  • Current Height: 100-120 cm
  • Mature Height: Up to 2 meters (200 cm)
  • Season of Interest: Year-round (evergreen)
  • Foliage Type: Evergreen
  • Fragrant: No
  • Growth Rate: Slow
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Aspect: Full sun
  • Soil pH: Slightly acidic to neutral
  • Soil Type: Well-draining, loamy soil


Picea glauca ‘Conica,’ also known as Dwarf Alberta Spruce, is a popular and compact evergreen conifer with a current height of 100-120 cm. This slow-growing and compact conifer has the potential to reach a mature height of up to 2 meters (200 cm), making it a classic choice for small gardens and ornamental plantings.

The ‘Conica’ variety is known for its dense, conical shape and vibrant green foliage, which remains attractive and evergreen year-round. As it matures, it retains its compact form while gradually reaching a taller stature, adding an elegant and structured element to the garden.

Dwarf Alberta Spruce, ‘Conica,’ is a slow grower but is known for its hardiness, capable of withstanding various weather conditions. It thrives in full sun and prefers well-draining soil with a slightly acidic to neutral pH.