Picea pungens 'Iseli Foxtail' / Iseli's Foxtail Blue Spruce

An unusual form of the Colorado Spruce, aptly named for the tapered needle length being longer at the base of the shoot than at the tip of the shoot. Has Blue foliage and grows as a open pyramidal tree.

Picea pungens 'Iseli Foxtail' This photo was taken in the Heartland Collection, Bickelhaupt Arboretum, Clinton, IA on 2/3/03. On this date the plant shown was 12 years of age.
Photo by Dax Herbst - from Rock Island, IL