(Picea mariana) Height 40’-100’
Sold as containerized seedlings
Moderately shade tolerant and long lived, prefers moist soils (it is also called Swamp Spruce), but will grow in wide range of soil types. Abundant in the wild, provides vital habitat for grouse. Found with white spruce, balsam, white cedar. Uses include Christmas trees, furniture, poles, paddles and oars.