About Us
Our Sites
News & Events
Education & Learning
Willow Resources
A to Z Index
Training Programme
Species Information
Other Links
Contact Us
Sign Guestbook

European Larch     NATIVE

(Larix decidua)


Tall conifer which is unusual in dropping its leaves.

Has a strong smell of turpentine

Usually grown for both timber and as a 'nurse' for other species.

Seeds blow easily in the wind.

Timber is strong and durable and is used widely in fencing materials.