Syn. larix leptolepis
Native Region: Japan
Zone Range: 5-7
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Sunday 11 October, 2009
Seed count: 15-20
Conical deciduous coniferous tree with rust-brown, fissured bark.Purplish-red winter shoots are covered in a waxy bloom. Needles are gray-green or bluish green. Height 100 feet; spread 20 feet.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in a seedbed in early spring. Grow in any deep, well-drained soil in full sun.