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Dwarf Serbian Spruce (3 of 13)

Plant in full sun to partial shade
Plant in moist, but well-drained soil
Protect from harsh winds and hot sun
Water to establish and then when dry
Height: 4-8 feet; Width: 4-8 feet
Hardy in USDA zones 4-7:
Zone 4: Plant in spring to prevent winter heaving; plant in full sun; apply extra mulch after first hard frost; avoid contact with salt; avoid exposure to harsh winter winds.
Zone 5: Plant in spring to prevent winter heaving; plant in full sun to light shade; apply extra mulch after first hard frost; avoid contact with salt; avoid exposure to harsh winter winds.
Zone 6: Plant in spring or early fall; plant in full sun to partial shade avoiding hot afternoon sun; apply extra mulch after first hard frost; avoid exposure to harsh winter winds.
Zone 7: Plant in early fall; plant in light to partial shade avoiding hot afternoon sun; apply extra mulch after first hard frost; avoid exposure to harsh winter winds.

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