Our dwarf conifers They are those that do not grow more than two or three meters, and that have the perfect size to decorate patios, terraces, and of course for gardens of any size. In nurseries there are many varieties, but the truth is that it can be difficult to choose one: they are all beautiful!
To help you choose, we have selected 4 types of dwarf conifers that are very easy to care for and maintain.
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Chamaecyparis pisifera 'Golden Charm'
A distinct, unique conifer, whose needles (are the leaves of this type of plant) are yellow. It is a compact species, which grows almost at ground level, rising only a few 30-40cm. Due to its size, it is especially suitable for growing in pots, but it is also spectacular in gardens, along with other conifers.
Juniperus x pfitzeriana
This is another creeping type conifer, ideal for covering floors, or to have in planters. It is characterized by having horizontally extended branches, and by having very small bluish leaves. It grows to a height of 30-50cm.
Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star'
This juniper has a slow growth, but its leaves are so decorative that we had to include it in the list yes or yes 🙂. And it is also a small plant, which does not grow more than 40cm Tall. Its branches are erect, which gives it a very elegant appearance.
Picea omorika 'Nana'
Looking for Dwarf Spruces? This is one of the most recommended. Grows up 1m high, and over time it acquires a pyramidal shape, although sometimes it can be seen with a rounded shape, and even as a small tree.
And so far our selection. By the way, all these dwarf conifers withstand frosts down to -10ºC, so you won't have to worry if it's cold in your area 😉.
Which one did you like the most? And what less?