Taxon  Report   6493    
Picea breweriana  S. Watson
Brewer spruce,  Weeping spruce
Picea breweriana
© 2014 Nick Kurzenko
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Picea breweriana
© 2008 Keir Morse
Picea breweriana
© 2008 Keir Morse
Picea breweriana, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Picea breweriana
© 2011 Steve Matson
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Picea
Communities: Red Fir Forest

Serpentine affinity: 2.2; (weak indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Picea breweriana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).