Spread: 10-15’ (narrowly pyramidal, open canopy with weeping branchlets)
8' tall x 3' wide in 10 years.
Hardiness: Zone 4-7
Growth Rate: medium
Foliage: Has remarkable bright bluish needles that turn golden yellow in fall.
Preferred Soil: ph 5-6.5, very adaptable but needs full sun.
Common Ailments: None commonly experienced.
Seed: cones are 1-1½ inches in length and turn from green to brown.
Attributes: A very unusual full size larch that displays conspicuous blue colored needles that turn bright yellow in fall. Original tree came from Holland.
A vigorous upright deciduous conifer with soft blue needles. Has an open branching habit when young. Prefers full sun in well-drained soil. 8' tall x 3' wide in 10 years. Hardy to -40 degrees. USDA zone 3.
Larix kaempferi 'Blue Rabbit' (Japanese Larch)
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