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Picea pungens 'Globosa' /Globe Blue Spruce

Picea pungens 'Globosa'  / Picea pungens 'Globosa'
Nice contrast between steel-gray foliage and the brownish buds in tips of branches
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Nice contrast between steel-gray foliage and the brownish buds in tips of branches

This specimen growing in Southern Alaska

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Scientific Name: Picea pungens 'Globosa'
Common Name: Globe Blue Spruce
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: Their slower growth is an advantage in that they need pruning, watering and fertilization less often than full-sized shrubs. Useful in rock gardens, foundation plantings and are oujtstanding specimen plants. As it matures it grows a bit wider than its heigth. Has drought tolerance when well established.