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Blue Totem in the landscape at OPN.

Blue Totem in the landscape at OPN.

Picea pungens glauca 'Blue Totem'

Blue Totem Colorado Blue Spruce

Categories: Evergreen

More About Picea pungens glauca 'Blue Totem'

  • Slow Grower.
  • Needles are very stiff.

Interesting Notes:

Powder blue/green needles, and branches that are tight to the body of the plant make this an outstanding accent plant.  Narrow, upright choice for a small garden, informal hedge or garden feature.  A 1975 introduction from Wells Nursery.  the Colorado market believes this selection will hold better against heavy snow loads.



12-15 ft


2-3 ft

Hardiness Zone:


Picea pungens glauca 'Blue Totem' Characteristics


  • Cold Tolerant


  • Full Sun

Foliage Color

  • Blue/green
  • Blue


  • Columnar

Soil Moisture

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Acidic