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Blue Spruce 'Fat Albert' | Monrovia

Picea pungens 'Fat Albert'
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Typically available in winter. Call store for exact availability. 

Pyramidal shaped, evergreen tree has branches covered in silver-blue needles. Used as an accent or living Christmas tree.

Plant with Maiden Grass 'Gracillimus'


  • Landscape Size: 15'-40' tall, 10'-20' width
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun or Morning Sun/Afternoon Shade
  • Water Needs: Moderate
  • Sunset Zone: 1-6, 14-17
  • Growth Habit: Pyramidal
  • Growth Rate: Slow
  • Attributes: Evergreen, Deer Resistant, Attracts Birds, Cold Hardy

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions. 

Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.

Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices

Visit: National County Extension Offices

Green Thumb Guide

Tolerant of most soils, but prefers slightly acidic soil with good drainage. Feed with a multipurpose fertilizer before new growth in spring. When used as a living Christmas tree, bring in 10 days before Christmas. Once tree is indoors, place ice cubes around the base. 



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