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CEREMONY TO BE BROADCAST NATIONALLY ON PUBLIC TELEVISION THROUGHOUT DECEMBER WASHINGTON, Dec.
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GIRLS ACROSS THE COUNTRY TO CODE LIGHTS FOR HOLIDAY TREES IN PRESIDENT'S PARK WASHINGTON, Nov.
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The Blue Spruce or Colorado Spruce (Picea pungens), is a species of spruce native to western North America, from southeast Idaho and southwest Wyoming, south through Utah and Colorado to Arizona and New Mexico. It grows at high altitudes from 6,000 to 10,000 feet in altitude, though unlike Engelmann Spruce in the same area, it does not reach the alpine tree-line. It is most commonly found growing along stream sides in mountain valleys, where moisture levels in the soil are greater than the...
- Large; stout; burly.