Globe blue spruce (Picea pungens"Glauca Globosa") is an attractive dwarf conifer perfect for full sun locations that do not have much space. The shrub grows slowly to about 4 feet tall and slightly wider, and its blue-green foliage stands out dramatically in the garden.
The foliage is most colorful in the spring when new growth is emerging. Use a Zip Code to find plants for that area. Find.
Zip Code - HUNTSVILLE, AL is Growzone 7b Results. Annuals (17 Results) Dracaena Spike Plant. Select Size. Oak stump removal, 1949 Middleton MA Pot. Globe Blue Spruce.
Select Size. 2 Gallon Pot. 3 Gallon Pot. 5 Gallon Pot. Black Knight Butterfly Bushes. Select Size. This easy-to-grow dwarf Blue Spruce naturally takes on a compact, rounded shape with no pruning. We offer it as a low-graft (the globe sitting at ground level) or raised up on a trunk like a little topiary tree. A matching pair of Globe Spruces is a fine way to call attention to an entrance door, path, or gate. Growth Facts. Hardiness Zone: While evergreens such as blue spruce don't require extensive pruning -- the plant doesn't grow continuously and doesn't require much maintenance -- it's best to prune blue spruce in the later winter months before the shrub's growing season.
Avoid pruning during the wet or warm season to limit the likelihood of diseases. Dwarf Globe Blue Spruce is a shrub that is pruned in the late spring to maintain the shape and height of the plant.
Removing the dead and dying limbs will minimize the possibility of diseases such as “dieback” and allow the plant to re-concentrate its energies and produce much more foliage.5/5(3). Globe Blue Spruce has attractive blue foliage which emerges silvery blue in spring. The needles are highly ornamental and remain blue throughout the winter.
Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. Landscape Attributes. Globe Blue Spruce is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. Blue Globe Spruce will grow to be about 3 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 4 feet.
It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 60 years or.