Picea pungens 'Glauca'
Colorado Blue Spruce
- Main interest:
- blue-green foliage
- full sun, adaptable to dry and moist growing conditions, needs well drained soil
- Growth type:
- blue-green foliage persists through winter, blue in the spring
- USDA Hardiness:
- zone 3: -40 ° C (-40 ° F) View Zone Map
- Mature height & width (max.):
- height: 60 ft (18 m ) width: 20 ft (6 m)
- accent, windbreaks, shelterbelts, vertical accent
Colorado Blue Spruce, or Picea pungens 'Glauca' is an extremely hardy evergreen accent tree. Attractive blue-green needles contrast with gray bark add a pop of colour to the garden, throughout the winter months. Grows up to 60 feet tall and 20 feet wide. Makes an excellent windbreak. Best grown in full sun. Tolerates a variety of moisture and soil conditions, but does not tolerate standing water.
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