Larix occidentalis Bollinger
Bollinger Western Larch or Tamarack LAR-iks ok-si-deb-TAH-lis
- Deciduous conifer, dwarf shrub, green leaves, truning rust-gold in fall, grows about 4 inches (10 cm) a year.
- Sun, moist, light soil.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 3 A selection of Jerry Morris. Mr. Morris "has documented over 1,000 witches’-brooms on native species of conifers throughout the Rocky Mountain region of the United States" (Robert L. Fincham, Coenosium Gardens).