A picture of a Colorado Spruce 'Globosa'

Colorado Spruce 'Globosa'

Picea pungens (Glauca Group) 'Globosa'

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1m

50cm

Min

50cm

50 years to reach maturity

Colorado Spruce 'Globosa' Overview

A cultivar of the native spruce to Canada and the USA it is a popular choice for an ornamental tree around the world for it's dense horizontal branches and blue grey coloured needles as it is a slow growing evergreen conifer that makes a small shrub.

Common problems with Colorado Spruce 'Globosa'

Can be attacked by conifer red spider mites.

How to harvest Colorado Spruce 'Globosa'

Young trees are harvested for the Christmas tree trade

Other uses of Colorado Spruce 'Globosa'

A low maintenance tree that suits being planted in parks, large gardens and rockeries. It is also grown for the Christmas tree industry.