A stiffly pyramidal evergreen with a height of 50-100+’ and width of 20-30’. Growth rate is slow. Needles are 1-1 ½” long with very sharp tips. Color range from green to silver-blue. Prefers well drained, moist soils, but will tolerate dry conditions. Susceptible to several diseases including Rhizosphaera needle cast.
*Age Key on Conifers: TP indicates 'Transplants' where seedlings have been lifted & spaced into transplant beds - number indicated years in seedling bed, then transplant bed; so a '2-3 TP' is a 5 year old TransPlant.