The Colorado Blue Spruce – Kiabob variety holds an attractive shade of blue/silver needles and can commonly found in courtyards and balconies. The needs produce an aromatic smell when rubbed.
This tree is used as Christmas and Bonsai trees. It is also used for erosion control.
Deer and birds enjoy this tree for the protection that it provides.
History & Lore
Colorado Blue Spruce – Kiabab seed is harvested in the North central part of Arizona. Specifically, this seed comes from the Kiabab National Forest that borders both north and south rims of the Grand Canyon.