Common name: Black Spruce.
Native: North-west America.
Provenance: Nova Scotia
Size and spread (10 years): 3m x 1.5m
Treatment required: Requires pre chill.
Seeds / kg: approx 622,000 87% viable
Ideal sowing period: Spring
Soil conditions: Prefers organic soils and tolerates wet soils well.
Planting instructions: A pioneer tree in America, of drying bog-lands. Very hardy. Not coastal
Mature height: 15m