A truly cold-adapted tree, the Black Hills Spruce is resistant to winter injury and performs well regardless of many harsh winter conditions.  It prefers rich, moist soil and full sun but will also thrive in dry, well-drained locations. 

Plant Uses & Characteristics

  • Height- 40-60 ft.
  • Spread- 15-25 ft.
  • Foliage Color- Green
  • Flower Color- Green
  • Flowering Period: Spring
  • Accent- Evergreen,, living wall.

Growing Conditions

  • ​​Sun Exposure- Full sun
  • Hardiness Zone- 2-6
  • Growth Rate- Slow

Black Hills Spruce
Picea glauca 'Densata'