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Scientific Name: Picea pungens 'Glauca Globosa'
Pronunciation: PYE-see-uh PUN-jenz
Common Name: blue globe Colorado spruce
Family Name: Pinaceae
Plant Type: Conifer
Key ID Features: Bark scaly; needles stiff, 4-angled, bluish gray-green, arranged radially, round with flat top; female cones lacking.
Course(s): HORT 2355

Habit: Spreading
Form: Oval - horizontal
Texture: Medium - fine
Mature Size:
Height:0.7 - 1.3m
Spread:1.5 - 2.0m
Growth Rate:Slow
Origin: Garden origin, U.S. - northwest
Hardiness Rating: Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Exposure: Full sun
Soil/ Growing Medium:
Landscape Uses: Rock garden, Winter interest
Additional Info: Google
blue globe Colorado spruce
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Needle-like
Arrangement: Spiraled
Texture/ Venation: Leathery, Prickly
Surfaces: Glabrous
Colour in Summer: Bluish, Green
Colour in Fall: Bluish, Green
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Acicular

Inflorescence Type: n/a (male cone)
Flower Morphology:n/a
Colour (petals): No flowers, Purple, Red
Flower Time at Peak:
Fruit Type: Cone (winged seeds)
Fruit Colour: Brown, (may be red or puple when immature)
Fruiting Time:
Bark or Stem Colour:
Organ Modifications: Ectomycorrhizae

Propagation: Grafting
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