Colorado Blue Spruce, picea pungens

Colorado Blue Spruce, picea pungens
Item# DA-cobluespruce
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Product Description

Inventory as of Feb. 1, 2018: 5000 Seeds

Seed Specifications: Purity - 100%; Projected Germination Rate - 91%; Where Harvested (location) - New Mexico

The Colorado Blue Spruce is a stiffly pyramidal evergreen conifer. Horizontal branches reach to the ground, but form may become more open with age. Foliage occurs in a wide range of colors from green to silver-blue. It ranges in height from 30 to 60 ft and can reach 20-30 ft in 20 years. It's width ranges from 20-30 ft. It's hardy to zone 3. It prefers moist, well drained soils but will tolerate drier soil. Adaptable to a wide range of conditions. Full sun is prefered, for the blue spruce can lose it's "blueness" in shade.

Recommended Planting Instructions:

Scarification: Soak in water for 48 hours, change water each day. Stratification: None Required. Germination: Sow seed 1/8" deep, tamp soil, and mulch seed bed.