Picea engelmannii | Engelmann Spruce

One of the best evergreens for landscape use, Engelmann Spruce does well in lawn conditions. It grows tall, so be sure there is plenty of space above the planting site. It has a dense growth habit. Accepts sandy to heavy clay soils, even poor soils. 'Compacta', blue-green foliage shown in photo, may be a better choice if height is an issue. Canopy coverage: 177 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -40F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 100 feet high

Width: 15 feet wide


Foliage Color: blue-green