Single stem globed oriental spruce. looking for pruning recommendations
Mecklenburg County North Carolina
Spruce can be pruned, but if your intention is to thwart it's natural propensity to be much larger you will end up with a plant that has a dead interior and a thin green shell of living leaves (needles).
Pruning should occur in late winter - early spring.
Here is some good information about pruning spruce:
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