Picea pungens Procumbens
Picea pungens 'Procumbens' photo courtesy of Iseli Nursery

Colorado Blue' Spruce

Similar in colour to 'Pendula', this spreading, undulating groundcover produces a striking effect when planted to drape over a rock wall or slope. The attractive blue form makes an excellent alternative to ground covering junipers.

  • Height: 25-46 cm (10-18 in)
  • Spread: 1.8 - 3 m (6-10 ft)
  • Cold Hardiness: Zone 2
  • Sun or Shade: sun
  • Foliage Colour: blue
  • Shape: prostrate
  • Critter Resistance: deer

Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grow Picea pungens 'Procumbens' in full sun in average to moist soil. It will not tolerate a wet site. It is drought tolerant once established and adaptable to a wide range of soil types.