Picea Pungens Hoopsii


Picea Pungens Hoopsii Colorado Spruce. A conical shaped evergreen conifer with widely spaced branches of silver-grey leaves in winter and silver-blue in summer. An attractive specimen conifer, very eye catching. Max Height 2.5m. Max Spread 1.2m.



Plant in fertile well drained soil. Full sun, Hardy.


General Conifers Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Conifer is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if the Conifer is well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Conifer and area thoroughly
  • Water regular until Conifer is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.