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Picea pungens - Colorado Blue Spruce


Location: Subalpine

Description: Our state tree. Grows to a hundred feet in places, and has unmistakable blue foliage. The needles are 4 sided and stick out around the stem in every direction. The needles are more stiff than those of Abies and Pseudotsuga.

Author: Eric Kiefer

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