An alternative to the big boys!So you’re in love with the idea of having a spruce tree in your garden. And why not? They are some of the most beautiful evergreen trees around, with their gorgeous blue colored needles and classic Christmas tree form. Unfortunately, they are also HUGE – sometime 3 and 4 stories tall at maturity – and you don’t have that kind of space. If this is you, then Columnar Blue Spruce (Picea pungens ‘fastigiata’) is your answer. This smaller version of the classic blue spruce is just what you need to give you the look that you want without having to worry about it taking up all of your garden space. This is a tall, skinny specimen tree that will fit into areas too narrow for many other evergreen trees. It tops out at 25’ in ten years (as opposed to 40’) and only gets 7’ wide. The beautiful blue-green needles cover the upward facing branches that give the tree an “at-attention” appearance. They never need pruning, but always look pruned. Columnar Blue Spruce looks great in any garden setting from very formal to very rustic. And it looks good all year! Plant it with any other evergreen or any of your perennials. There isn’t any plant that won’t look good next to it.Now that you know about it, you know you want this lovely tree in your garden, so go ahead and order from us today! * Easy care * No pruning necessary* Bird friendly* Dramatic blue-green color for an evergreen* Windbreak and screener* Year-round interest.
Whimsical Dwarf EvergreenDwarf Alberta Spruce is a miniature Spruce tree. This would be a delightful choice as a novelty planting in your perennial bed or as a container plant for your patio. Dwarf Alberta Spruce is an excellent plant for adding structure, color and texture to your yard or garden. Your Dwarf Alberta Spruce is often a whimsical presence in the garden. It’s conical-shaped nature, bright green foliage and tolerance of being trimmed into a variety of shapes has made this a popular choice among gardeners. Dwarf Alberta Spruce is also often grown for Christmas trees or holiday decorating. It’s simply a versatile, care free little evergreen that would feel easily at home in many settings.Dwarf Alberta Spruce will grow to 5 feet in height with a 3 foot spread. It rarely needs pruning, maintaining its perfect cone shape without any extra effort required. It can tolerate high winds, cold, heat and drought, so it’s not only an adorable little Spruce, but also hardy. It’s a wonderful choice if you enjoy topiary, and is easily trimmed into a variety of shapes. Deer tend to leave it alone, but your birds will love it. This petite evergreen is an endearing choice for your home for so many reasons. Let it grow naturally, or mold into whatever best suits your needs. Why not plant a few today and begin enjoying its unique characteristics!* Dwarf evergreen * Care free * Hardy.
Colorado Blue Spruce – Baby Blue Eyes, Picea pungens ‘Baby Blue Eyes’, is a stunningly beautiful and uniquely colored dwarf form of blue spruce. Baby Blue Eyes has sharp and pointy silvery-sky blue to nearly gray needles that retain their color well over the entire season. This wonderful spruce will tolerate dry locations and some light shade, which results in a richer blue color. The needles are ornamentally significant but do not develop any appreciable fall color; flowers are not ornamentally significant. The rough gray bark adds an interesting dimension to the landscape. This is a dense evergreen with a strong leader and a refined pyramidal form. Baby Blue Eyes is a stately conifer that is often planted as a windbreak or as an ornamental in a large yard; often used as a common landscape element on commercial properties because of its easy maintenance. Deer resistant..
Big, bold and beautiful! Colorado Spruce (Picea pungens) is meant for those gardeners who like to go big – really big. Estate-sized big.This native American forest evergreen is meant for a big space. It will screen views for you…it eventually gets tall enough to screen the view from a second or third story window! It will be the massive windbreak that you want along the edge of your property. It will be the perfect town square living Christmas tree.But don’t let that scare you off from using this strong beauty in your home landscape today.Colorado Spruce are not fast growers, so you can enjoy it in your suburban lawn for a long, long time, too. It looks great next to your trees that change color and drop their leaves in autumn and it is Norman Rockwell picture perfect when it is covered in a blanket of snow. It is ready-made for Christmas lights. This is one of the most popular conifers ever and is known for its perfect shape and rigid tiered branches. It will get 10’ – 12’ tall in 10 years and will eventually be 40’-60’ tall and 20’ wide as it ages.There are no flowers to speak of, but who needs flowers with the great fresh tree scent you’ll get through your windows? People pay good money for candles that won’t ever smell as good as this tree.Order this big boy form us today and enjoy the year-round beauty from this easy care tree.* Easy care * Native* Bird friendly* Dramatic evergreen* Windbreak and screener* Year-round interest.
A little Rockefeller Center for your holiday table! Every year Rockefeller Center in New York City picks the grandest tree they can find for their holiday display. Millions of people from all over the world visit and love this spectacular tree. Do you know which tree is most often picked year after year? A Norway Spruce.Bring a little of this iconic Christmas display home to your buffet table this year with our potted live Norway Spruce. It comes to you in a one quart container ready to decorate in your favorite color scheme and theme. The dark green needles have a classic Christmas tree look and feel. The branches are strong enough for substantial ornaments and will hold fast all season since this is a living tree, not a ‘fresh-cut’ one.It only requires regular water from you. Once the season is done you can plant it in your yard for a wonderful keepsake of your holiday. In several years you’ll have your own Rockefeller Center tree!Order today to ensure delivery in time for the holidays!* LIVE tree, potted and growing* Ready to decorate* No pruning necessary* 1 quart pot* Easy to plant when the season is over.
Environmentally friendly Xmas Tree alternative! Don’t spend money at your local big box store for a ‘fresh-cut’ tree that was cut two months ago from somewhere far away and then put in cold storage until it could reach you. Instead, buy a beautiful and easy-care live Serbian Spruce Tabletop tree from Nature Hills and enjoy the fresh scent and real feel of a growing tree.This sweet little Serbian Spruce comes planted in a one quart container and is ready to decorate with your favorite ornaments. The needles are classic Christmas green and show off your holiday style with timeless good looks. The firm branches are strong and will hold all season since this is a living tree, not a ‘fresh-cut’ one.Some sunlight and a little water is all the care it needs until you are ready to plant this beautiful spruce in your yard or garden. When this tree is fully grown it is one of the most striking of all the spruce trees with its elegant straight shape and gently curving branches.These make perfect hostess gifts or guest-room décor. Order a few today to ensure delivery in time for all of your holiday giving!* LIVE tree, potted and growing* Ready to decorate* No pruning necessary* 1 quart pot* Easy to plant when the season is over.
Perfect now and perfect later! Think bigger.Don’t just think about what you need to do to make it through the holiday season. Instead think about what you can do to make the holiday season beautiful now and make your garden spectacular later!The Black Hills Spruce (native to South Dakota) is a healthy native tree that will make your holiday table, guest room or front porch sparkle this season. As a bonus this living tree is super easy to plant and will live on in your landscape as a classic evergreen that will make your garden sparkle for years to come.Don’t spend money on a ‘fresh-cut’ tree that was cut down months ago from somewhere far away and then put in cold storage until it could reach you. Instead, buy a beautiful and easy-care living Black Hills Spruce Tabletop tree from Nature Hills.This sweet little tree is a hostess dream and a favorite secret Santa gift. It comes planted in a one quart container ready to decorate with twinkle lights and your favorite ornaments. The needles are a fresh blue/green and show off your holiday style with classic good looks. There’s also no messy needle clean-up since this is a live tree!All you need to make this little guy happy are some sunlight and water. When you are ready this beautiful spruce will transplant into your yard or garden with ease. When this tree is fully grown it is one of the most striking of all the spruce trees with its elegant pyramidal shape and year-round evergreen color.Don’t be naughty. Buy some for yourself and some to give as gifts. Santa is watching.* LIVE tree, potted and growing* Ready to decorate* No pruning necessary* 1 quart pot* Easy to plant when the season is over.
Bring magic to your holiday table! Sure you can light a spruce scented candle and have a “real-look” plastic tree on your buffet table this holiday. But why not have a real tree with a real spruce scent for the same price?We are pleased as a partridge in a pear tree to offer this live potted Colorado Blue Spruce. This fully potted and growing tree will last much longer than a cut tree and is far easier to maintain. It only requires a little water to make it through the holidays. Then, when the season is over you can plant it in your yard for a beautiful landscape specimen and a reminder of the great holiday you spent with friends and loved ones.Colorado Blue is one of the best loved conifers in the world, prized for the blue/gray color of its soft needles. Decorate this table-top sized tree with twinkling lights and petite ornaments and enjoy the compliments from your guests. (Or give it as a hostess gift or a secret Santa gift!)Order a couple today while there is still time for delivery before your party!* LIVE tree, potted and growing* Ready to decorate* No pruning necessary* Easy to plant when the season is over.
The Dwarf Norway Spruce, Picea abies ‘Pumila’, is a compact, broad, globe-shaped, mounding evergreen with medium to dark green foliage on branches that are pointed upward. This creates an attractive broad-shaped globe!Making a great accent to existing plants in winter when the other foliage has succumbed to fall, the Dwarf Norway Spruce becomes a strong focal point in any yard or garden.It requires full sun with well drained soil and average water needs; water regularly; do not overwater. Evergreens are excellent plants for adding structure, color and texture to your yard or garden. And if you have a small area, try this one in containers for that special place in your garden or patio.This Norway Spruce works well in low-maintenance gardens, and also makes great foundation plants against buildings. Being very winter hardy, Dwarf Norway Spruce looks great year-round!* Strong focal point* Year round interest* Globe shaped.
A living Christmas Tree! Hey, hey, hey! It’s Fat Albert…Colorado Blue Spruce (Picea pungens ‘Fat Albert’)!Ok. We may have just dated ourselves with that, but we couldn’t resist. Great TV cartoon character, even greater landscape tree.Like the name suggests, this is a thick, full, chunky evergreen that is made to fill up empty corners and bare spots. It only grows 15’ tall but almost 10’ wide. This super hardy tree is perfect for smaller gardens where other blue spruce might overtake the yard. Fat Albert has the classic blue-green needles of a Blue Spruce tree, but not nearly the height. You can use it in your front yard, in your borders, as a foundation planting, or to cover your backyard fence. Use a row of them to create a fantastic screen or sound barrier. This is also a great choice for a living Christmas Tree, either potted and brought inside or covered in lights and snow in your yard.Fat Albert looks great with any other conifer, pine or evergreen. Try it in a rock garden or as the focal point of your front yard flower bed.This is a very hardy tree that even shakes off roadway salt. It looks great year-round with no coddling necessary. It looks especially good in rustic or country garden settings, but we’ve also seen it used very effectively in amazing modern gardens.Fat Albert Blue Spruce is a perfect addition to any sized garden. Order yours from Nature Hills today! * Easy care * No pruning necessary* Native selection* Dramatic blue-green color for an evergreen* Windbreak and screener* Year-round interest.
Put This Christmas Tree On Your Wish ListYou couldn’t ask Santa for a better evergreen. The Colorado Blue Spruce, Picea pungens ‘Glauca’, grows into the classic Christmas tree shape – no pruning required! They grow impressively tall (30 – 60 feet) but they have a small footprint, only growing 10 – 20 feet wide.What really makes the Clorado Blue Spruce tree stand out of the crowd of other evergreens is the beautifully different color. It’s greenish. It’s blueish. It’s silvery. It shines next to dark greens and makes the autumn reds, yellows and oranges around it pop. It is just as striking in the winter as it is in the summer – maybe more so, since it sparkles covered in snow or next to brown, bare branches.The Colorado Blue Spruce makes an excellent specimen tree, truly standing out in your landscape. It also makes a formidable privacy screen or wind break if several are planted in a row.Your Colorado Blue Spruce is an impressive tree. It is cold hardy and low maintenance, requiring little more than planting it and watching it grow. It is drought tolerant and unattractive to deer. Birds and bunnies love the shelter it provides, but you don’t have to worry about them nibbling on it.As an added benefit, this tree grows perfectly shaped pinecones that make great craft projects and are attractive to wildlife.If you’d like an impressive evergreen tree with a vibrant color that requires little care, the Colorado Blue Spruce is the tree for you. Order yours early as these spectacular landscape trees are in high demand.* No Pruning Required!* Foliage Color * Cold Hardy * Wildlife Interest.
Carefree Natural Privacy ScreenBlack Hills Spruce, Picea glauca ‘Densata’, is an ornamental evergreen conifer. These would be ideal for use as windbreaks, privacy screens and accent plantings in your yard.Your Black Hills Spruce tree is noted for its vibrant, dark green foliage and attractive, conical form. The density of its foliage will be a welcome addition to your landscape in those places where a little natural privacy is needed. Its dark green tone will augment lend some life to your dull, winter landscape. Unlike some evergreens, your Black Hills Spruce tree won’t prove difficult when it comes time to mow lawn near it or perform other routine lawn work. The needles are short and soft to the touch rather than abrasive.A truly cold-adapted tree, the Black Hills Spruce is resistant to winter injury and performs well regardless of many harsh winter conditions. It prefers rich, moist soil and full sun but will also thrive in dry, well-drained locations. You won’t have to fuss over it to enjoy a pleasing shape as it requires little or no pruning. Deer will even leave it alone, so no need to bother with pest control or similar concerns. Black Hills Spruce can reach a height of six feet within nine years and is very long-lived. In fact, some Black Hills Spruce have lived 150 to 350 years! Planting one today is not only a terrific choice for a high quality landscape planting, but also an investment in the future.* Evergreen, natural conical shape * Long-lived* Low maintenance .
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One of the Most Beautiful & Ornamental Spruces!The Serbian Spruce tree, Picea omorika, forms a narrow, pyramidal silhouette with graceful arching branches and a slender straight trunk.The upper surface of the needles is glossy and dark green in contrast to the whitish lower surface. Because of its narrow pyramidal habit, the Serbian Spruce tree can be used in smaller scale landscape situations than most other conifer trees; produces purple to cinnamon colored cones.It prefers rich, moist well drained soils, and will tolerate alkaline sites. This tree is fast growing and does well in full sun. Serbian Spruce trees should not be planted out in the open where winter wind can dry them out.This evergreen makes a great street tree and does very well in the northeastern region of the U.S. The Serbian Spruce tree is considered to be one of the most beautiful and ornamental spruces! It looks best when planted as a specimen; also is fantastic in groupings of three or five! * Slender, pyramidal shape* Great specimen* Arching branches .
The White Spruce tree, Picea glauca, has many common names including the Western White Spruce, Canadian Spruce, Alberta Spruce, Alberta White Spruce, Black Hills Spruce, Skunk Spruce, Cat Spruce, and Porsild Spruce.The White Spruce conifer is a very hardy evergreen tree, and can grow rapidly if placed in a well drained location. It is adaptable to many soil types and makes a beautiful Christmas tree, ornamental specimen, (when planted as a single), or it can be a steady windbreak when planted in rows.White Spruce trees has a cone-shaped crown, and when grown in an open space, it develops a conical crown which extends nearly to the ground. The conical crown and spreading branches give it a nice appearance for use as an ornamental.When the needle-shaped leaves are crushed, the needles have a disagreeable odor, thus, the common name of Skunk Spruce or Cat Spruce!The wood is often used for pulpwood, lumber, furniture, and boxes and crates. White Spruce tree is an important source of food for wildlife, such as grouse and seed eating birds.* Ornamental tree* Hardy* Windbreak tree.
Fast-Growing Evergreen TreeThe Norway Spruce,Picea abies, is a fast-growing evergreen conifer. It would look outstanding in a large front yard, or perhaps serve as a natural windbreak and privacy hedge along a property line.Few trees can match the large size and stately grandeur of a Norway Spruce tree. Your Norway Spruce tree will be an impressive sight as its 60-150 feet of pyramidal growth grace your yard. Its dynamic, dark green ¾-inch needles grow rich and dense on the pendulous branchlets, not only elegant to see but also soft to the touch.There are no insect or disease problems with the Norway Spruce trees, and it’s generally carefree. It tolerates a variety of soils and conditions, including pollution. Some people believe it has curative powers, and use parts of it to make medicinal teas. It is also a valuable timber tree, used for furniture and musical instruments as well as in construction. Norway Spruce trees are popular during the holidays too, being used both as a Christmas tree and in various decorations. It is highly valued by the wildlife that use it for shelter, and its bark, leaves and seed are eaten by various animals.The Norway Spruce tree is the perfect choice for a landscape tree that will grow fast and provide a large, evergreen presence in your yard. Wildlife will flock to it, and you can even harvest it for its holiday, medicinal or timber appeal. A versatile, elegant and hardy tree, your Norway Spruce will provide you with beauty and interest for many years.* Fast-Growing* Hardy* Wildlife Interest .