WHITE SPRUCE, Picea glauca – Hardy, symmetrical and naturally foliage. Often used as a Christmas tree, or landscape tree, it is also planted for timber. Useful for erosion control and site reclamation. Needles are 1/2 to 1 inch, blue-green, angled, and sharp tipped. It is adaptable to a wide range of planting sites but prefers moderately well to well-drained loamy soils. Grows well throughout NH. Seedling height: 8-16 inches. Mature height to 70 feet.