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Order: Pinales
   Family: Pinaceae
            Genus: Larix
                        Specie: decidua

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 165 ft (50 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Soft light green leaves turn yellow in autumn

Uses: Conifer gardens Specimen tree Timber tree

Zones: 2-9

Description: Found in the Alps and Caucasian mountains, where it forms extensive forests at high altitudes, this species has also naturalized in other parts of northern Europe. It will grow to a height of 165 ft (50 m), with a conical crown becoming broader as the tre

Growth Habit: Conical habit broaden with age

Comments: Cultivars available

Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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