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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
Japanese larch 'Nana'
Larix are deciduous trees of conical habit, with good autumn colour from the soft, needle-like leaves which are borne in whorls on spur-like lateral shoots and spirally arranged on young growth; small ovoid cones persist on the branches
'Nana' is a dense, rounded, dwarf cultivar reaching a maximum height of 1m. Leaves emerge light green in spring, mature to blue-green in summer and turn a golden-yellow in autumn before falling to reveal red-brown bark covered with short spurs
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing or North-facing or East-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
SoilLoam, Sand, Clay
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grow in any deep, well drained soil but prefers slightly acidic soils
Propagate by grafting
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Rock Garden Patio & Container Plants Gravel Garden City & Courtyard Gardens
Pruning No pruning required
Pests Adelgids may be a problem
Generally trouble free but can be affected by honey fungus and phytophthora
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