Our 2-year-old Norway spruce can grow 80 to
100 feet tall and spread 25 to 40 feet. It is best
used as a specimen in a lawn area or as a wind
break or screen, planted on 20-foot-centers.
Also used for Christmas tree production.
Rockefeller Center in New York City erects a
Norway spruce each Christmas next to the
skating rink and decorates it for the holiday
season. Norway spruce tolerates most soils
if moist and transplants easily if balled and
burlapped or potted. Trees subjected to
drought are much happier if they receive
periodic irrigation although they tolerate