Weeping European Larch
Larix decidua 'Pendula'
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||LAR-iks de-SID-u-a|
|Average Size at Maturity||Mounding form to 8 to 12 ft. tall, 10 to 12 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Does not flower|
|Design Ideas||This 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.|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Specimen, Very Wet Areas, Water Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, Tolerates Poor Soils, Year-round Interest, Tolerates Road Salt|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 6