Columnar Norway Spruce Overview Category: Evergreens Common Name: Columnar Norway Spruce Botanical Name: Picea abies 'Cupressina' Sun Exposure: Full sun Height: 18-20 ft. Spread: 5-6 ft. See notes | Back to evergreens Notes Excellent columnar specimen plant in the landscape. Dark green needles. Withstands heavy snow loads. Tolerant of heat and humidity better than others.