Picea engelmannii 'Noland' / Engelmann Spruce

This plant grows as a broad upright and grows from 1-6" per year. The plant shown in the illustration was 80 years of age when the photo was taken in 1997. This is a very slow compact growing form of this spruce.

Picea engelmannii (Noland) This photo was taken in 1990 in Blue Mound, IL and the plant was 80 years of age in 1997.
Photo by Chub Harper
Picea engelmanii(Noland Mystery) This photo shows a close up of the compact blue green foliage.
Photo by Chub Harper