Story: Exotic forestry

Larch (3rd of 3)


Unlike most other plantation species, larch trees are deciduous. Larch timber is noted for its strength.

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Michael Roche, 'Exotic forestry - Forestry in the 1800s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 7 October 2022)

Story by Michael Roche, published 24 Nov 2008