Larix laricina
Tamarack, Eastern larch

Family: Pine (Pinaceae)

Lifespan: Perennial

Height: 12-24 m

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Conditions: Wet, peaty soils of bogs and swamps; also in drier upland loamy soils; often in pure stands

Sunlight: Full sun (intolerant of shade)

Moisture: Wet to moist

Native Americans used the slender roots to sew together strips of birch bark for their canoes.

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