Picea glauca var. densata / Black Hills Spruce
Picea glauca var. densata (Black Hills White spruce), a variety discovered in the Black Hills of South Dakota.
[Ken Church] This is a slow-growing form of white spruce. It is a dense form and is very hardy. It was discovered around 1933 in North Dakota.
Picea glauca var. densata -- this is a picture of a very old plant. The picture was taken during the Conifer Society tour of the Dawes Arboretum during a tour in 2004.
Photo by Ken Church
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Photo by Ernie Wiegand