The Colorado Spruce carries a full pyramidal shape with a cone-shaped crown and takes its name from its dull blue-grey needles. The needles are longer on lower branches and shorter on upper branches. This Colorado Spruce tree is grown in Northern Michigan at Dutchman Tree Farms Landscape Nursery for Balled and Burlap (B&B) Evergreens.
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Soil Type: Acidic, Drought Tolerant, Loamy, Moist, Rich, Sandy, Well Drained, Wet, Wide Range, Clay.
Mature Height: 50' - 75'
Mature Spread: 25'
Growth Rate: Slow to Medium
2 - 8
The Colorado Blue Spruce can be expected to grow in the temperature extremes of zones two – eight shown in this arborday.org hardiness zone map.