Weeping Colorado Blue Spruce (Picea pungens var. glauca ‘Pendula’)

Weeping Colorado Blue Spruce

  • Unique Sculptural Weeping Form
  • Light Silver-Blue Needle Cast
  • Rambling & Tumbling Curiosity
  • Easy to Grow & Fast Growing
  • Full Sun & Well-Drained Soil
  • Specimen & Focal Point Tree!

Weeping Colorado Blue Spruce (Picea pungens var glauca ‘Pendula’) are amazing specimen and focal point trees!

Fantastic silver-blue needles are compact, yet weep and tumble over the plant with such character!

This grafted form grows 12 inches a year, and weeps or crawls depending upon how you grow it!

How to Use Weeping Colorado Blue Spruce In The Landscape

Incredible specimen trees, Weeping trees are living sculptures for courtyards, berms, or focal points in sunny, high-profile locations!

If not staked, can be used as a groundcover and rambling filler around the garden.

Wall gardens, Rock gardens, Zen and Asian-Inspired plantings, Roof gardens and highly urban environment tolerant!

The cascading branches of Weeping Blue Spruce are perfect foundation and entry plantings, mixed-evergreen and mixed-shrub borders!

Tips For Care

Easily manipulated to grow how you like! Either stake up and then allowed to weep, or allow to ramble over the ground.

Weeping Blue Spruce needs full sun and well-drained soils. Best in rich, organic medium, these tolerate a wide range of soil types, as long as they don’t hold excess water. Highly drought tolerant once established!

Give your garden the star treatment and send curb appeal through the roof!

Weeping Colorado Blue Spruce (Picea pungens var. glauca ‘Pendula’) Details

Common name Weeping Colorado Blue Spruce
Botanical name Picea pungens var. glauca 'Pendula'
Plant type Evergreen
Hardiness zone 3-5
Growth rate Slow
Height 12 - 15 ft.
Width 6 - 8 ft.
Sunlight Full Sun
Moisture Medium
Soil condition Well Drained
Pollinator-friendly No
Pruning time Early Spring