Picea pungens 'Koster'

Colorado Spruce, Koster Blue Spruce

Tall, stiff-needled, pyramidal trees, spruces grow in almost any soil. Use the larger types in park or landscape plantings. The slower-growing species are better in the garden. Planted close together, their dense foliage makes an excellent windbreak. Spruces lose their lower branches fairly early in life, and their crowns thin as they age. The pendent cones grow year-round. Easily transplanted.
Picea pungens, Colorado Spruce, Koster Blue Spruce
Silver-blue needles make this tree an attractive light spot in the garden. Grows best in rich, moist soil and full sun. Growth habit is sometimes irregular.

Attributes - Picea pungens 'Koster'

Plant Type: Tree

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 30 ft. to 100 ft.

Width: 35 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun

Climate: Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates. Container Plants, Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Aphids, Spider Mites.

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