Colorado spruce


Definition of Colorado spruce

: a tall wide-spreading evergreen tree (Picea pungens) often planted for ornament

called also blue spruce, Colorado blue spruce, silver spruce

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First Known Use of Colorado spruce

1881, in the meaning defined above

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“Colorado spruce.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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