Larix occidentalis 'Bollinger'
Bollinger Western Larch
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Deciduous conifer, dwarf shrub, green leaves, truning rust-gold in fall, grows about 4 inches (10 cm) a year.
- Sun, moist, light soil.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 3 A selection of Jerry Morris. Mr. Morris "has documented over 1,000 witches-brooms on native species of conifers throughout the Rocky Mountain region of the United States" (Robert L. Fincham, Coenosium Gardens).