Picea abies 'Cupressina'
Cupressina Norway Spruce
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Conifer, evergreen, narrow columnar habit, may grow about 1 ft (30 cm) per year to mature height of 30 ft (9 m) tall but only 4 ft (1.2 m) wide at the base, branches densely arranged, ascending steeply. Leaves (needles) 12-14 mm long, dark green, somewhat bluish green in winter. Cones 8-10 mm long, about 2.5 cm wide.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 3 Found in the Thuringian Forest of Germany before 1904.
- Silverton, Oregon: The Oregon Garden - Conifer Garden