December 18
Login Register Home
Gardening Blogs
Glossay of Terms Meaning of words and their reference
Plant Orders Orders of plant that can be browsed
Plant Families Plant families and you can also drill into the genus
Featured Links

Larix gmelinii


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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Bright grassy green leaves; rosy purple cones ripen to brown

Uses: Conifer gardens Specimen tree Timber tree

Zones: 2-9

Description: This species is found in Siberia east of the River Yenisei, where it hybridizes with Larix sibirica to cover vast tracts of land. It has a rather open crown, slender at the top, but is more often seen as low and dense. The leaves are slender, brigh

Growth Habit: Broad conical habit with open crown

Comments: Cultivars available

Copyright © Yasna Inc. 2006. All Rights Reserved