Picea_GoldDrift

Gold Drift Weeping Spruce

Picea abies ‘Gold Drift’

Picea abies ‘Gold Drift’ was selected as a Collectors Conifer of the Year by the American Conifer Society for 2013. This selection of Norway spruce was discovered by Bob Fincham of Coenosium Gardens as a yellow sport on a weeping Pices abies ‘Reflexa’. ‘Gold Drift’s new growth is lime green in early spring which becomes a vibrant gold in the late spring and summer sun. The gold persists until winter; the colour will become more subdued as the winter season progresses. Grows 3m high & 1.25m wide.  Zone 3.