Scientific Name: Picea abies 'Reflexa' Form: Irregular
Common Name:weeping Norway spruce, cat tail spruce Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:PinaceaeHabit: Pendulous
Plant Type: Conifer Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x > 25m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Needle-like, Spiraled, Leathery, Glabrous, Lustrous, Acicular, Entire
Flowers: n/a (male cone), Yellow
Fruit: Cone (winged seeds), Brown, Jul- Aug- Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun
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Landscape Uses: Accent plant, Group or mass planting, Specimen plant
Key ID Features:Form prostrate or weeping (trained to shape), orange bark on new growth; needles sharp, short pegs when pulled off; female cones cylindrical, scales persistent, terminal shoots, erect when in flower/pendent later; male cones ovoid, spring, yellow to red/purple (2-3 cm).