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Picea pungens 'St. Mary's Broom/St. Mary's Broom Dwarf Blue Spruce

Picea pungens 'St. Mary's Broom / Picea pungens 'St. Mary's Broom
One of the slowest of the needled evergreens
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One of the slowest of the needled evergreens

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Scientific Name: Picea pungens 'St. Mary's Broom
Common Name: St. Mary's Broom Dwarf Blue Spruce
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: This is truly a very dwarf, dense, slow growing mound with steel blue needles. growing. It does not have a tendency to grow a central leader. Use as a ground cover, but notin large areas. This selection was discovered as a witches broom mutation.