GOLDEN ORIENTAL SPRUCE
Picea orientalis 'Skylands'
Needled Evergreen, Conifer
Grow in full sun and in average garden soils. It will tolerate poor coarse soils as well.
This species is a dense, compact, narrow, pyramid with horizontal branching. ‘Skylands’ characteristics are similar to that of the species except for the branches of ‘Skylands’ are uniformly splashed with golden color.
Extremely cold winters will cause the plants to brown and radiant heat will scorch the plants. Avoid planting near pavement.
Makes an excellent specimen for smaller landscapes.