Shrubs And Trees
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I am looking for a dwarf tree for container planting. I’d like either a blue hue, but yellow or green is ok. live in zone8

Zone Dallas, 75220 | Anonymous added on February 8, 2020 | Answered

the container I have is about 20" tall and 20" across.

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on February 10, 2020

The classic "blue hue" tree is dwarf Colorado blue spruce:

See "woody plants" in this article:

https://blog.gardeningknowhow.com/top-of-the-crop/top-10-plants-containers/

This olive is blue hue, but not a dwarf. Although being in a container the growth will be somewhat suppressed:

https://blog.gardeningknowhow.com/trends/growing-arbequina-olive-trees-in-containers/

Here's another article that may help:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/containers/how-to-grow-container-trees.htm

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