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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 70 ft (21 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Red-brown scaly bark; grassy green leaves

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Specimen tree Windbreaks

Zones: 4-8

Description: From North America, often at high altitudes, this evergreen conifer reaches 70 ft (21 m) high. Of pyramidal habit with slender branches and red-brown scaly bark, it is particularly appreciated for its grassy green leaves which are incurved, twisted and cr

Growth Habit: Pyramidal habit


Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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