Taxon: Picea pungens Engelm.

 
Genus: Picea
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 28323
Place of publication: Gard. Chron. ser. 2, 11:334. 1879
Name Verified on: 12-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 28-Mar-2001
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: agroforestry (fide AH 654)
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F Utah ed2)
  • Social: religious/secular (used as a Christmas tree fide AH 654)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Idaho, - Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - Utah

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Fechner, G. H. 1990. Blue spruce (AH 654)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees. 1971 (Mult Glossary Trees)
  • Ledig, E. T. et al. 2004. Relationships among the spruces (Picea, Pinaceae) of southwestern North America Syst. Bot. 29:275-295.
  • Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. 1993 (F Utah ed2)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Picea pungens Engelm. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Picea pungens cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image