Details

 

Abies balsamia 'Hudsonia' are slow-growing dwarf evergreen conifers, with a compact bun-shaped habit, rather broader than tall, and closely branched stems bearing dense, short dark green needles

 

Hardiness

All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets

H7 - Hardy in the severest European continental climates (< -20)

 

Sunlight

Full sun

Aspect

North-facing, East-facing, South-facing, West-facing

Exposure

Sheltered

 

Moisture

Moist but well-drained

 

Soil

Clay, Sand, Loam

 

pH

Acid, Neutral

 

Size

Ultimate height

0.1 - 0.5 metres

Ultimate spread

1 ? 1.5 metres

Time to Ultimate size

About 10 - 20 Years

 

How to grow

Cultivation

Grow in moist but well-drained slightly acidic soil. Protect from cold winds. Does not produce cones

 

Propagation

Propagate by grafting

 

Suggested planting locations and garden types

Low Maintenance Architectural City & Courtyard Gardens Rock Garden Gravel Garden Patio & Container Plants

 

How to care

Pruning

No pruning required

 

Pests

Can get aphids and adelgids

 

Diseases

Generally disease free

Abies balsamia 'Hudsonia'

£9.00Price