4 – 7
By: Meriel Bradley
The Japanese Larch is a sun-loving deciduous conifer.
One of the things I find enchanting is the softness of the needles which emerge in clusters as a lovely light green in the spring.
They will become a richer blue-green through the summer and turn an outstanding yellow before falling from the tree in autumn.
Native to Japan
Grows best in full sun
A deciduous conifer with clusters of soft green leaves
Grows cones with overlapping scales that form a rosette appearance
Grows 70 feet tall
Hardy zones 4 – 7
By: Meriel Bradley The Black Swallowtail Butterfly is so beautiful with an impressive wingspan of about 4 inches. It doesn't land in one spot for very long so is quite hard to capture, but it finally landed in my vegetable garden on a mulch path just long enough for...