Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - MediumMature Height - 40-60'Mature Width - 10-20'Longevity - Long; attains age of 250-300 years
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - pale red monoecious becoming yellow, pistillate purple; late-May.Fruit - Pendulous, cylindrical cones, 1-2" long.Leaf - Fall Color - All seasons- bluish green.Bark - Thin, flakey or scaly, ashy brown; freshly exposed layer somewhat silvery.Other Features - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Transplants readily; makes its best growth on moist loam or alluvial soils; best in full sun, but tolerant of some shade.Native Habitat - Introduced in 1700. Labrador to Alaska, south to Montana, Wyoming, Arkansas, Minnesota, and New York.Diseases and Insects - Susceptible to trunk and root rot, spruce bagworm, European sawfly and red spiders.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Spruce.- Other plants of the family Pinaceae.- Other plants of the genus Picea.- Other plants of the species Picea glauca.