Native to the Caucasus mountains, this spruce is also grown in the United States for its hardiness and attractive foliage. This large evergreen tree can grow 30-45 m tall and produces the shortest needles of any spruce (6-8 mm long). To a limited extent, Caucasian Spruce is also grown for paper production.
- Planted as an ornamental, growing in full sun.
- Growth Habit:
- Evergreen tree, growing 15-18 m tall or higher.
- Bloom Time:
- Presence in US:
- Not native to the US but widely cultivated.