Picea orientalis 'Skylands'
More About Picea orientalis 'Skylands'
- Broadly conical upright spruce with horizontal branching that becomes pendulous
- Bright yellow new growth becomes golden-yellow with maturity
- Carmine-red flowers, which resemble strawberries, form in the spring
- Flowers morph into reddish-purple cones that turn brown as they mature
Skylands Oriental Spruce Growing and Maintenance Tips
This fine-textured medium-sized plant maintains its colour best in a sunny location. Young trees need some summer sun and winter wind protection until they become established. Makes a good contrast in any landscape.
Picea orientalis 'Skylands' Characteristics
Moist to Average