Scientific Name: Picea orientalis Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:oriental spruce Texture:Fine
Family Name:PinaceaeHabit: Arching, Spreading
Plant Type: Conifer Mature Size (ht. X w.):15 - 22m x 5 - 7m
Origin: S.E. Asia / Japan / China Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Needle-like, Spiraled, Leathery, Distinctive smell, Acicular
Flowers: n/a (male cone), Red Yellow Purple Pink
Fruit: Cone (winged seeds), Brown, Oct- Nov
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Screening, Shade tree, Specimen plant, Tall background
Key ID Features:Needles about 1 cm long, square with blunt tip, dark green, cones 8-10 cm, persistent.