Scientific Name: Larix kaempferi Form: Pyramidal - widely
Common Name:Japanese larch Texture:
Family Name:PinaceaeHabit:
Plant Type: Conifer, Tree - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):> 30m x
Origin: S.E. Asia / Japan / China Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Needle-like, Fascicles, Acicular
Flowers: n/a (male cone), Yellow
Fruit: Cone (winged seeds), Brown Pink
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Key ID Features:Needles in brush-like clusters, each with two stomatal bands, < 2 cm long; seed cones brown when mature, < 3 cm long. Winter ID: bark gray to rusty-brown, persistent cones, rounded buds.