Very easy difficulty – 1/5
Daily throughout the growing season, keep moist in winter
Bright green needles, turning golden in autumn
Suitable for all bonsai styles, except broom
The European Larch can reach over 160 feet in nature, with a trunk diameter of 6.5 feet It is native to the Alps, in central and southern Europe.
The European Larch grows extremely fast in its early years. The leaves are 1-3 cm long, flat, soft and pale green turning to golden yellow in autumn. It has greyish bark that forms cracks and ridges in older specimens.
- Packet includes 30 seeds and an electronic European Larch Bonsai Growing Guide