Also called 🇨🇦 Canadian spruce.

Part of spruce  genus Picea in 🌲︎ cedar / fir / hemlock / larch / pine / spruce  family Pinaceae.

Native to 🇨🇦 Canada, Alaska, and northern continental 🇺🇸 USA.   🌎︎ Map (scroll down) 🌎︎ Map (.pdf).   🌲︎ Provincial tree of Manitoba.  🌲︎ State tree of South Dakota (Black Hills spruce Picea glauca 'Densata').

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

Picea hosts caterpillars of 158 species
of butterflies and moths, in some areas.

Learn more about ◼︎ white spruce Picea glauca

Discover Life Encyclopedia of Life Google Google images Gymnosperm database Michigan Flora Minnesota Wildflowers Missouri Botanical Garden (Black Hills spruce Picea glauca 'Densata') USDA PLANTS db USFS Wikipedia