12-18″ bare root seedlings, 2 years old (2-0)
Sold in packs of 25
Medium growth rate; reaches a height of 40-70′ and 12-20′ spread at maturity.
Sun: Prefers full sun or partial shade. Does best with at least 4 hours of direct sunlight daily.
Soil: Prefers neutral soil, well-drained, or acidic.
Valued for lumber and popular as a Christmas tree. The short, soft needles don’t fall off as easily as some other species.
Wildlife: Small animals (birds, rabbits, squirrels, etc.) enjoy the seeds. If deer are a concern, take appropriate precautions when planting. Deer will eat the softest leaves first.