Larix kaempferi 'Blue Dwarf'
Common name: Dwarf Japanese larch
Larix kaempferi 'Blue Dwarf' is a dwarf form of the deciduous Japanese larch. Its soft needles start out green, then turn blue before finally becoming a soft gold in mid-fall. Our single specimen is found in the Heather Garden.
Green needle photo: Tatjana8047, via Wikimedia Commons
Other photos: Hughie Jones in the Garden