Picea pungens ‘Iseli Fastigiate’ Spruce

Description: An upright, open, narrowly conical, slow growing, evergreen conifer with needle like, silvery blue leaves. Excellent for use as a vertical accent in smaller gardens.

History: Found in 1965 as a seedling in Iseli Nursery, Oregon, USA and introduced in 1975.

Picea Growing Tips: Grows well in most soil types apart from chalk, in moist but well-drained acidic soil. Shelter from cold drying winds.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 3m x 2.5m

Attributes

  • Leaf colour: Blue / Silver
  • Tree shape: Conical
  • Evergreen
  • S Size: Small
  • Do not prune
  • Wet tolerant

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