• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Mounding form to 8 to 12 ft. tall, 10 to 12 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Specimen
    Blooms:
    Does not flower
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:LAR-iks de-SID-u-a
    Plant type:Conifer
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Sunset climate zones:1 - 9, 14 - 17
    Growth habit:Weeping
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Mounding form to 8 to 12 ft. tall, 10 to 12 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Does not flower
    Garden styleCottage, Rustic
    Design IdeasThis is a smaller Larch that makes an excellent specimen in smaller spaces. Lovely in conjunction with ponds and water gardens. Weeping foliage is uniquely graceful and may be clipped to enhance this quality. Makes a good patio plant or courtyard specimen.
    Companion PlantsCanadian Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis); Bishop's Hat (Epimedium); Japanese Forest Grass (Hakonechloa); European Beech (Fagus sylvatica); Red Maple (Acer rubrum)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Grows easily in well-drained, moist soils. Best in cold winter, cool summer areas. Shelter from harsh winter wind. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new spring growth.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.