Genus - Picea, Species - mariana/ glauca "Blue Teardrop"
Named for its teardrop shape this black spruce has dense, compact branching. There is some discussion about it being a sport from a Picea miriana or Picea glauca, either way it is a hearty, short needled spruce that will add texture as well as color to the garden. Size in 10 years is about 4 feet by 4 feet. Zone 3-8 First photo is spring flush.Go Back