Category: Tree - Evergreen
Zones: 2 to 5
Size: 30 to 40' tall but relatively narrow
Narrow, conical form. Young shoots are brown and densely hairy. Leaves to 5" long, dark bluish green on upper sides of branches. Cones to 1.5", purple when young.
Native to northern North America. Introduced to cultivation in 1700.
Published in Prelim. Cat. 71 in 1888.