Larix kaempferi / Larice del Giappone

Species: Larix kaempferi (Lamb.) Carr
Italian common noun: Larice del Giappone
Synonim: Larix leptolepis
Family: Pinaceae
Trees DeciduosFull sun
Climate resistance: + / -30° CClimate resistance: + / -30° C
- Legislative Decree no. 151 - Legislative Decree no. 214 - Legislative Decree no. 386

Origin: Japan.

Botanical characteristics: It is a deciduous conifer that reaches up to 30 mt in height, with clonal growth habit. It is similar to Larix decidua but this plant has winter purple-red shoots covered with waxy fluff. The linear leaves are up to 4 cm long and are grouped in tufts, which are dark green on the upper surface with two grey stripes on the lower one. It is a monoecious plant, in which male and female inflorescences are on same plant. The small oval pine cones are peculiar because the scales are pointed outward giving to the cones the aspect of a little rose.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It can adapt to any deep and well drained soil and requires a full sun exposure.

Use: It is used for ornamental purposes in parks and large gardens.

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Produzione Note Altezza Circonferenza tronco Diametro/Lato chioma Q.tà  
Vaso 9.9.13 Vaso 9.9.13
Vaso 12 Vaso 12