Q: I want to plant a tree in a pot for the fall/winter that
will stay green for those seasons, what do you suggest.
I live in
Newfoundland Canada so the winters are pretty cold. Can you help me?
Since dwarf Alberta spruces are hardy in Canada, you should be successful
with yours. But, if you do think the pot may freeze all the way through, I
recommend trying to insulate the sides somehow, maybe with some mulch.
sure to check the soil moisture during winter, and water if the soil gets
I would also recommend applying an anti-transpirant to reduce
moisture-loss through the needles.