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Japanese Larch branch Replacement and Refinement

I came across this video in which Mike Konig gives clear and helpful advice about the ongoing maintenance of Japanese Larch. As explained this technique is needed to correct the inevitable thickening of branches and also to develop a more mature image. 23 more words


Yellow Larch

Vivid autumn colour on my Japanese Larch.  I’ll have to lower that bottom right branch AGAIN and this time make sure it stays set.

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A Larch Styled from Scratch

I was fortunate enough to have the chance to style a Japanese Larch at the recent NIBS Greenmount Display event.  It was presented to the club for demonstration purposes and so I had a go in front of the half a dozen people who made it out on such a wet afternoon.  130 more words


Larch cones

I really like these little cones developing for the first time on my Japanese larch. Only three of them.

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Another Larch (Larix Kaempferi

My second larch which was re-potted last year is progressing nicely this year. Having been heavily fed in the early growing season it was time to give the first flush of extension growth a light trim to encourage ramification. 86 more words


Larch Progress (Larix Kaempferi)

My large larch continues to progress well. The tree has been fed heavily and has put on good extension growth which has been given a light trim to help further ramification and the image continues to improve. 49 more words


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I managed to get a little refinement work done by Robert Porch on this larch this week. I wired it at a club meeting a few months ago and now that the buds are starting to open the image needed refined. 57 more words