Larix Decidua

 

Larix Decidua, European Larch. A large coniferous conical tree with soft pale green coloured needle-like leaves, cones are produced in spring. Larix Decidua makes an ideal addition to any woodland situation. Max Height 30m. Max Spread 4m to 6m.

 

Plant in well moist drained soil. Full sun, Hardy.

 

General Conifers Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Conifer is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if the Conifer is well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Conifer and area thoroughly
  • Water regular until Conifer is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.