General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Soil pH Preferences: Strongly acid (5.1 – 5.5)
Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Leaves: Evergreen
Needled
Fruit: Other: female cones with papery or thin woody scales
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Late fall or early winter
Winter
Flowers: Other: soft male cones
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Can handle transplanting
Other info: Seeds are inside cones
Pollinators: Wind
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Monoecious

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Common names
  • Weeping Norway Spruce
  • Norway Spruce
  • Spruce

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Location: Hidden Lake Gardens, Michigan
Date: 2012-10-24
Seen here one year after it was planted.  Clearly it was a number
Location: Fairfax, VA
Location: My garden in Ontario, Canada
Date: 2022-05-27
Showing the west side weeping Norway of a pair
Location: My garden in Ontario, Canada
Date: 2022-05-27
Showing the eastern weeping Norway
Location: Farmer John's Greenhouse, Farmington Hills, MI
Date: 2012-05-10
Location: Hidden Lake Gardens, Michigan
Date: 2020-10-31
A fairly young specimen (planted 2011).  It seems to have been st
Location: Fairfax, VA
Location: My garden in Ontario, Canada
Date: 2022-05-27
Second of a trio and unfortunately left till too large to train :
Location: Alpine Lake, West Virginia | May, 2023
Date: 2023-05-28
Location: Michigan State University Hidden Lake Garden, Tipton, MI
Date: 2011-09-12
Location: Riverton, Utah, United States
Date: 2021-09-21
Location: Farmer John's Greenhouse, Farmington Hills, MI
Date: 2012-05-10
Location: Michigan State University Hidden Lake Garden, Tipton, MI
Date: 2012-03-29
Location: Washington
Date: 2016-08-01
Location: In the Missouri Botanical Garden in Saint Louis
Date: Weeping Norway Spruce (Picea abies 'Pendula') 001
Location: Michigan State University Hidden Lake Garden, Tipton, MI
Date: 2012-02-18
Location: Michigan State University Hidden Lake Garden, Tipton, MI
Date: 2012-02-18

Photo courtesy of Singing Tree Gardens Nursery
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Location: Michigan State University Hidden Lake Garden, Tipton, MI
Date: 2011-04-23
Location: Michigan State University Hidden Lake Garden, Tipton, MI
Date: 2011-04-23
Location: My garden in Ontario, Canada
Date: 2022-05-27
Two of a trio of weeping Norways - not properly trained :-(
Location: Farmer John's Greenhouse, Farmington Hills, MI
Date: 2012-05-10
Location: Michigan State University Hidden Lake Garden, Tipton, MI
Date: 2012-03-29
Location: Michigan State University Hidden Lake Garden, Tipton, MI
Date: 2012-03-29
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