Dragon Spruce PI-see-a a-spe-RAH-ta
- Conifer, evergreen tree, 40 ft (12 m) tall in its habitat, but only 25 ft (7.6 m) in cultivation. Needles blue or blue-green, becoming dark green, 1-2 cm long and 1 mm wide, stiff. Cones 5-16 cm long, cylindrical, brown.
- Sun or light shade.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 6 Native to China, especially Sichuan.
- aserata: rough texture, the needles.
- Eugene, Univ. of Oregon, east of the Museum of Art.