Colorado blue spruce

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Synonyms for Colorado blue spruce

tall spruce with blue-green needles and dense conic crown

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For example, along the Hermosa Creek Trail, I measured a 160-foot ponderosa pine, a matching 160-foot Douglas-fir only yards away and a 156-foot Colorado blue spruce a short distance uphill.
12 December 2014 - US-based financial services organisation Blue Spruce Federal Credit Union has merged with Coors Credit Union, the CUs said on Friday.
A towering blue spruce tree on the couple's sprawling 240 acres was chosen as this year's winner of Macy's annual "Perfect Christmas Tree Contest.
While lighting up a 31-foot-tall Colorado Blue Spruce with the first family, Obama asserted that for 91 years, the national Christmas tree has stood as a beacon of light and a promise during the holiday season.
Real Christmas trees come in various forms, with popular types including the Norway spruce - often regarded as the most traditional tree because of its strong Chrismassy smell; Blue Spruce trees, which have distinctive blue-tinged needles; Scot's pine trees and lodgepole pine trees, which have soft foliage, hold needles well and have a sharp fragrance; and the fir tree (both the noble and nordmann varieties), which holds needles very well.
A 2013 Blue Spruce Award nominee for the Ontario Library Association's Forest of Reading, Really and Truly is a testament to the power of stories, love and the bond between child and grandparent.
and assaulted the blue spruce, sturdy and resistant
The Blue Spruce is not native to Europe but has been widely planted and is commonly used as a Christmas tree.
For typical yards, dwarf Blue Spruce cultivars, with their perfect conical shapes and thick foliage, are excellent choices.
Editors Duane Blue Spruce and Tanya Thrasher have brought together an array of voices that tell an engrossing story of the indigenous environment that once again inhabits a small corner of the National Mall.
The avant-garde will be drawn to the Blue Spruce as its metallic-blue sheen boasts originality.
Next Thursday, the Obamas will also flip a switch to light the National Christmas Tree, a living Colorado blue spruce located on the Ellipse, just south of the White House.
I should hear, above, a river of wind in the high pines and blue spruce,
Lily and the Paper Man is Upjohn's first book and it has been nominated for the 2008 Blue Spruce Award from the Ontario Library Association a children's choice award for students in kindergarten through second grade.