White spruce, Picea glauca, is native throughout Canada, they prefer full sun but they can also be very tolerant of shade.
It is also useful as a windbreak and provides food and shelter to wildlife. Growth rate, medium, height increases of 13–24" per year. Lives for 250-350 years. Grows up to 25-30 meters.
They like soil that is slightly acidic and moist but well draining. These trees grow best in loam but will do well in sand and even well-drained clay.
Each seed bomb contains 6-10 seeds meaning the germination rate is high. If planting on private property thinning out seedlings in order to successfully grow numerous trees from one seed bomb.
Buds, leaves, and seeds are a great source of food and shelter for birds and animals.
The drawstring bag contains four seed bombs.
Bulk Options are packaged in recycled paper bags in quantities of 10, 30, and 100. Custom quantities are available upon request.
Stratification is required therefore start seed bombs outdoors in the Fall.