Picea sitchensis Sitka Spruce

  • Picea sitchensis,  Sitka Spruce
  • Plant type
    • Coniferous Tree
  • Native or non-native
    • Native
  • Sun & shade levels
    • Full Sun
  • Soil conditions
    • Dry
    • Some Moisture
    • Moist & Well-Drained
  • Upland/wetland ratings
    • FAC-Found in wetland and upland
  • Yearly Height, Width
    • 1-3 ft., 8-12 in.
  • Ten Year Height, Width
    • 12 ft., 4 ft.
  • Matured Height, Width
    • 100-150 ft., 20-25 ft.
 

This tree is commonly found in the rain forests of the Olympic Peninsula. Grows rapidly to 100-150 ft. with a spread of 20-25 ft.. Prefers full sun on moist, well drained soils.

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