Iseli Foxtail Spruce
Picea pungens 'Iseli Foxtail'
Full sun, Partial sun
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||PY-see-a PUN-jenz|
|Average Size at Maturity||10 to 15 ft. tall, 7 to 8 ft. wide in 10 yrs.; 30 to 50 ft. tall, 10 to 20 ft. wide with age.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Design Ideas||With its fluffy branch tips, this unusual ornamental Spruce has a hazy, less defined character than the others of its clan. Use as a single accent in Asian-inspired schemes or try it near water gardens. A lovely specimen for a circular planter, or in the corners of a square one. Add to entries, where its unusual growth can be seen as you pass through. Slow growth and shorter stature at maturity means it will work quite well in smaller gardens.|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 2 - 8