Picea pungens 'Girard Dwarf' / Colorado Spruce

A dwarf from of Colorado Spruce. Bright Blue in color with shorter needles and much more compact habit than the species. Grows in a mound type habit.

Picea pungens 'Girard Dwarf' Photo taken in the spring 2003 in the Heartland Collection of Dwarf and Rare Conifers, Bickelhaupt Arboretum, Clinton, IA. This plant was 23 years of age when the photo was taken.
Photo by Chub Harper