Blue Sparkler Larch

Larix laricina 'Blue Sparkler'

This showy conifer will brighten up the landscape! Bright blue-green needles are displayed in tight circles, giving the impression of a blue sparkler. Foliage changes to yellow in fall before dropping. Dwarf habit makes it suitable for use as a specimen in smaller gardens. Deciduous.
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Full sun

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat

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Botanical PronunciationLAR-iks lar-uh-SEE-nuh
Average Size at MaturityGrows to 5 ft. tall in 10 years, eventually to 12 ft. tall and 5 ft wide.
Bloom TimeDoes not flower.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureFall Color
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8

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