Picea pungens glauca
Common Name: Spruce, Colorado Blue
This very popular evergreen conifer has a pyramidal form. A handsome tree with rigid tiered branches densely covered with stiff gray-blue needles. Use for accent, windbreak or tall screen.
Hardiness Zone:3 - 7
Spruce, Colorado Blue Growing and Maintenance Tips
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
Picea pungens glauca Characteristics
- Deer Resistant
- Sun Tolerant
Growth Rate in the Garden