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Picea sitchensis

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 180 ft (55 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Stiff, sharp-pointed, green leaves

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Specimen tree Windbreaks

Zones: 4-8

Description: Native to the west coast of North America from Alaska to northern California, this broadly conical evergreen conifer is widely planted as a timber tree, though used mainly for cheaper products. The narrow stiff leaves are green above with silvery undersid

Growth Habit: Conical habit

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