Use Current Location. Blue Totem Spruce is a dense evergreen tree with a strong central leader and a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Great for small properties were the blue coloring and screening possibilities can be used. Be the first to review this product. Size: 4-5 litre pot (30-40cm) Mature Height (? Price: £ 75.00 £ 125.00. Mature Height. Get Pricing and Availability. Blue Totem Spruce is a dense evergreen tree with a strong central leader and a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. 3 X 1 ft. wide. Seedling Growth of blue spruce is also very slow, and you need to be patient. You can expect the height to reach somewhere within this estimate. With no two plants alike, the strongly weeping branches and irregularly spreading and drooping top create a unique, bright silver-blue specimen. Chamaecyparis l. 'Wissel's Saguaro' 150-175 cm excluding height of the pot. Unique, columnar habit. These cones drop their seeds in spring. The blue intensifies as the tree ages, bringing colour and interest to your garden all year round. A striking focal point when combined with complementing deep yellows, pinks and greens. Its silver to bright blue needles make quite a striking feature in your garden and also make it an ideal Christmas tree for those who want to move away from the traditional green of Norway Spruce and Nordmans. Availability: 16 item(s) Quantity: + − Add Wishlist. Colorado Blue Spruce is a fast-growing tree and will reach a height of 3m (10ft) in 15 years and expect a final height of 23m (77ft). It prefers an open, sunny position. Type. Blue Totem Colorado Blue Spruce. I planted these 'Blue Totem in 2004. Low quantity, please contact us for current availability. Growth Rate: moderate growing. Striking garden specimen. Adaptable to dry climates . Additional information. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition. Price: £ 81.60 £ 136.00. Colorado Blue Spruce Write a Review £ 29.99. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition. Pre-Order Now Add to Your List. Slow Grower. Expect 3 x 2.5 metres in 20 years from this Blue Conifer when planted in moist but well-drained soil. Striking garden specimen. At a Glance. Dave {{gwi:669863}} Here is a link that might be useful: Columnar Blue Spruce 'Fastigiata' Chamaecyparis Columnaris Glauca 6ft / 180cm . Blue Totem Spruce is a dense evergreen tree with a strong central leader and a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Rocky Mountain Juniper, Skyrocket. February Hours: 9am-4pm Monday – Friday 10am-4pm Saturday – Sunday Price: £ 84.60 £ 141.00. 1939. glauca with same distinctive blue color. Very strong upright narrow form with steel blue foliage. https://plants.chaletnursery.com/12120004/Plant/14086/Blue_Totem_Spruce A 10 year old may should be approximately 1.5 metres high. glauca ‘Globosa’ DWARF GLOBE BLUE SPRUCE. Mar 29, 2020 - Find Blue Totem Spruce (Picea pungens 'Blue Totem') in Wilmette Chicago Evanston Glenview Skokie Winnetka Illinois IL at Chalet Nursery (Blue Colorado Spruce;Colorado Blue Spruce) Picea pungens 'Blue Totem' Picea pungens 'Blue Totem' This cultivar of the Colorado Blue Spruce forms a compact, narrow growing plant. A great accent plant where blue color is desired. This Blue Spruce tree has the clearest, iciest blue, pine needle like foliage. It is a grafted variety that will only grow to around 20 feet tall. 'Iseli Fastigiate' 1963 by Jean Iseli and in production later. Blue Diamond is a variety that originated in Deurne, the Netherlands, in 1990 as a hybrid between picea pungens Glauca and picea pungens (seedling). CUPRESSUS SEMPERVIRENS TOTEM TREE SIZE 5FT 6IN - 170CM. Only mature blue spruce trees produce the cones. Choose Options Add to Your List. Use and Care Guide PDF. If the length of light falls below 12 hours a day, they become dormant. Blue Totem Colorado Blue Spruce. Needles are a pleasing bright Blue in color on moderately dense uniform branching. ): What does this mean? Full Sun. Picea pungens, commonly known as the blue spruce, green spruce, white spruce, Colorado spruce, or Colorado blue spruce, is a species of spruce tree. Picea pungens 'The Blues' SKU. Very stiff needles. ), and it often suffers from environmental stresses such as drought, excessive heat, humidity, and compacted or heavy clay soils—making it an already poor choice for our landscape. Colorado Blue Spruce (Picea Pungens gluaca) as its name implies hails from North America. Picea pungens 'Blue Kiss' is a globose selection of Colorado spruce which over time will become broadly pyramidal with a wide skirt of foliage. This is a relatively low maintenance tree. It has been widely planted in many other places, and grows across a wide stretch of the country. Add to Basket Adding... More Information. Branches are dense giving an appearance similar to an upright juniper. Add to Basket Adding... More Information. Picea pungens 'Koster' (Colorado Spruce) is a medium-sized, evergreen conifer of elegant conical habit with prickly, brilliant silvery-blue foliage. Evergreen. If that weren’t enough, it also suffers from needle cast diseases. It is given as a guide but can vary dependant on several factors such as soil quality and position. Blue Spruce (Picea pungens) is also called Colorado Spruce, and it is an American native tree that grows naturally from Wyoming to New Mexico. OVERVIEW. It can be planted as a specimen or as a wind block. Very cold tolerant. Picea pungens var. It is slow growing, making it ideal as an accent plant in a rockery or small garden. Blue Totem Spruce is a dense evergreen tree with a strong central leader and a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Wells "Blue Totem" is their introduction. Picea pungens glauca fastigiata ‘Blue Totem’ BLUE TOTEM COLUMNAR SPRUCE (Zone 3) Very narrow, columnar form of P.p. Narrow, upright choice for a small garden, informal hedge or garden feature. This small garden tree will grow in most soils, excluding dry soils; it is also best to avoid full exposure. Add to Basket Adding... More Information. Add to Your List. It is native to North America, and is found in growing zones 1 through 7. Notable Features: Bright green to blue-green needles, round shape, prefers moist well drained soils, intolerant of pollution and salt spray Colorado Green Spruce Description $289.99. So Well's has their own introduction. Now they are 8 ft X 30" wide. After 10 years of growth, a specimen will be mature at 4 feet (1.2 m) tall and 1.5 times as wide, a rate of growth of 2 to 4 inches (5 - 10 cm) per year. Identifiable by its greenish-blue foliage, hence its attraction and as a result it has been widely planted in gardens. Although Colorado spruce originates in the Rocky Mountains of Canada and the USA it has been in wide cultivation in Europe and its colder regions. Eastern Red Cedar, Taylor. Blue Totem Spruce (Picea pungens 'Blue Totem') Bloom/Foliage: Blue; Height: 6' Spread/Width: Zone: 3; Sun Exposure: Description: A terrific conifer for the small garden. Picea pungens glauca 'Blue Totem' Zone: 3. Dying branches (branch dieback) or branches that are shedding needles are common symptoms of Colorado blue spruce trees and often attributed to either of two insect pests: aphids or the Cooley spruce gall adelgid. Botanical Name : Picea pungens 'Glauca Fastigiata' Form: pyramidal. A 5 ft. plant measures only 18-24” wide. Colorado Blue Spruce, Blue Totem. Irregularly shaped in youth, it turns into a very attractive blue tree, lighting up the garden throughout the year. $0.00. Its slender habit and upward angled branches make it a great choice for smaller yards. Powder blue/green needles, and branches that are tight to the body of the plant make this an outstanding accent plant. Pale brown cones appear in autumn, creating a lovely display on mature specimens. Unique, columnar habit. A 1975 introduction from Wells Nursery. habit. Has nothing to do with 'Iseli Fastigiate' although similar but with slightly different growth characteristics. 1975 Picea pungens fastigiata Wells 'Blue Totem' Spruce Colorado Blue Totem . USDA Zone? It typically grows 30-60’ tall in cultivation, but may reach 100’ or more where it grows naturally. I’m not familiar with ‘Blue Totem’, but it seems to be another upright selection introduced in 1975, distinct from ‘Iseli Fastigiate’. Then, Jacobson 'North American Landscape Trees' lists: 'Fastigiata' as Canadian Intro and further states that it appeared in '1993-93 Buchholz & Buchholz Nursery, Gaston, OR'. Picea pungens glauca 'Blue Totem' $ 189.99. Bright blue, very compact, columnar growth. Exposure: likes sun or part shade. Picea pungens, commonly called Colorado spruce (also blue spruce), is a medium to large, narrow, pyramidal conifer with horizontal branching to the ground. Blue spruce seeds require a considerable period of light to germinate: 14 to 16 hours per day. 5 ft. (Zone 2) Unusual specimen shaped into a ball of foliage giving a very unique, interesting shape to Blue Spruce. Colorado blue spruce is not native to Indiana (no spruce is! Pot Size. Size: Code: 15226. 12.7-Gallon Columnar Blue Spruce Feature Tree in Pot (Lw02373) Item #594543 Model #NURSERY. Zone 3. Bacheri Blue Spruce The most vibrant blue of the blues spruces. $55.00. Intense blue needle color. Narrow, upright choice for a small garden, informal hedge or garden feature. $0.00. Picea pungens, commonly called Colorado spruce (also blue spruce), is a medium to large, narrow, pyramidal conifer with horizontal branching to the ground. Mar 13, 2016 - Spruce 'Blue Totem' -- Grows 12 to 15’ tall with a 2 to 3’ spread. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition. It can be grown in a patio pot for many years. These two insect pests look similar, so accurate identification requires a close look. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition. Powder blue/green needles, and branches that are tight to the body of the plant make this an outstanding accent plant. Arborvitae, Holmstrup. $249.99. These will be grafted, rather than rooted from cuttings, so the rootstock will also influence the tree, for example in growth rate. The Blues Blue Spruce. The needles display a metallic blue cast, particularly on the tips of the new growth, and mature to silver through the summer. Intense blue needle color. A 6 foot tree will only be 18-20" wide. Gardeners have collected many forms, upright, weeping, prostrate and dwarf, mostly in intense shades of steely-blue. Specifications. It typically grows 30-60’ tall in cultivation, but may reach 100’ or more where it grows naturally. The eye-catching foliage becomes densely packed in a pyramid or Christmas tree like shape. Feb 3, 2015 - The Blue Totem Spruce is a unique columnar form. Key Features: Deer Resistant; Exposure: Width: 2-3' Height: 12-15' Shape: Columnar ; Foliage: Blue-Green; Description: Powder blue/green needles, and branches that are tight to the body of the plant make this an outstanding accent plant. 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