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Colorado Blue Spruce Tree Picea Pungens Hoopsii 40-50cm. 5 Litre

Colorado Blue Spruce Tree Picea Pungens Hoopsii 40-50cm. 5 Litre

£23.95
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Quick Overview

Its never to early to think about Christmas! These are top quality trees planted in a 5 litre pot approximately 40-50cm tall excluding the pot. They are not trees that have been lifted for the Christmas market they are pot grown with a good root system as seen in the last photo, approximately 5 years old.

Plant Size (cm)
Plant Size (cm)
41cm - 60cm
Pot Size - Litre
Pot Size - Litre
5 Litre
Anticipated Height
Anticipated Height
40-50 ex pot
Toleration
Toleration
-30
Flowering Colour
Flowering Colour
Green
Growth Speed
Growth Speed
Slow
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Colorado Blue Spruce Tree Picea Pungens Hoopsii 40-50cm 5 Litre: Picea Pungens Hoopsii is a highly ornamental decorative easily maintained tree. It wil reach heights at maturity of between 3 and 4 metres. Hoopsii is a blue silvery coniferous tree one of the most handsome of the blue spruce genus. This beautiful stately tree is the most eye-catching of the Colorado Blue Spruce cultivars. Its long, thick, bright silver-blue needles have earned it the reputation as an exceptional specimen tree, with a full, pyramidal form and uniform deep silver-blue needle colour throughout the year. Relatively slow growing reaching approximately 3 metres at 10 years of age, due to its upright conical growth habit and stunning colouring it makes a beautiful choice for an outdoor Christmas tree, that will look stunning during winter months, and a great centre piece for the summer.

What to expect: Your plant will arrive planted in a 5 litre pot with ah height excluding of 40-50 cm. It will look just like the pictures which were taken April 2016.

Planting position: Best planted in a sunny spot and whilst it is not particularly choosy about soil it tends to do better in humus rich

Eventual Height and spread: In good circumstances upto 4 metres but around 3 meters is more the norm with a spread of around 1.5 metres.

Flowering Period; Not applicable.

Hardy: Yes down to -30 so suitable for even the coldest parts of the UK.

Evergreen: Yes. 

Pruning: Not necessary.

Colorado Blue Spruce 'Hoopsii has attractive silvery blue foliage. The needles are ornamentally significant but remain silvery blue through the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. The rough grey bark adds an interesting dimension. A shimmering blue evergreen tree, it is narrow spire-shaped with large stout branches and long silvery-blue needles, a tree of great beauty and colour which is retained throughout the year; extremely hardy.