Sentence Examples with the word european larch

In length, of a roundishoblong shape; the scales are very few in number, crimson in the young state, reddish-brown when ripe; the tree much resembles the European larch in general appearance but is of more slender growth; its trunk is seldom more than 2 ft.

Of the larch the best known variety is the European larch (Larix europaea), which grows in Switzerland, Italy, Russia and Germany.

The European larch has long been introduced into the United States, where, in suitable localities, it flourishes as luxuriantly as in Britain.