PICEA pungens 'Glauca'

Commonly known as Blue spruce

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Stiff, stout, sharp-pointed, 4-sided leaves to 3cm (1¼in) long covered in glaucous wax
  • Height
    5m (16ft)
  • Spread
    2m (6½ft)
  • Conifer
  • Tree
    Scaly, purplish brown bark and stout, orange-brown shoots
  • Very hardy
    Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun

PICEA pungens 'Glauca'



  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Natural variant of the Colorado spruce
    Pests & Diseases
    Red spider mite
    Place of origin
    USA (southern Rocky Mountains - Wyoming to Colorado)
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf Colour (if not green)
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape
    To columnar
Picea - Growing Guide
5m (16ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)

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