Japanese larch, Pseudolarix kaempferi, Larix leptolepsis
- kaempferi – L. kaempferi is a large evergreen tree withsoft, blue-green, long, linear leaves, slightly purple twigs and and pale brown cones with bent tips in autumn.
Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Gold in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Adelgids , Aphids , Pine shoot moth , Sawflies
Pine needle cast
WHERE TO GROW
Larix kaempferi (Japanese larch) will reach a height of 20m and a spread of 12m after 20-50 years.
Architectural, Coastal, Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Rock
Grow in free-draining soil in any aspect.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
North, South, East, West