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Picea brachytyla

Classification

Order: Pinales
   Family: Pinaceae
            Genus: Picea
                        Specie: Picea brachytyla

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 70 ft (21 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Gray-brown bark; yellow-green leaves; purple cones age to brown

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Background tree Windbreaks

Zones: 8-10

Description: From the Himalayas, this is an evergreen conifer to 70 ft (21 m) high with a conical habit but becoming more rounded in open situations. The branches are horizontally spreading with upturned tips, and the smooth gray-brown bark darkens with maturity. The

Growth Habit: Conical habit

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