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Picea glauca

White Spruce

Large conifer with thin flaky brown bark. Evergreen needle foliage is green to dull blue green. Transplants easily. Prefers moist soil but is adaptable and will tolerate wind, heat, cold and salt spray. 40-60’ x 10-20’.

J.S. Peterson @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Herman, D.E. et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Admin., Bismarck, ND.

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