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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 60 ft (18 m)

Cultivation: Wet soil

Features: Dark green leaves; small blunt cones

Uses: Damp sites Beside water features Conifer gardens Specimen tree Timber tree

Zones: 2-8

Description: Found across most of northern North America, this species grows in sphagnum bogs and swampy places, seldom reaching more than 60 ft (18 m). The crown is open, often with twisted and hooped branches. Young trees have upright slender branches. The bark is p

Growth Habit: Open crown with twisted branches


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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