Does a larch tree have cones?
Simply so, are larch and tamarack trees the same?
Montana's Deciduous Conifers They call it Larch. They're the same genus, larix, but different species. Western Larch is Larix occidentalis, while Tamarack is Larix laricina.
Similarly, you may ask, what is a larch tree used for?
Uses. Larch wood is valued for its tough, waterproof and durable qualities. Top quality knot-free timber is in great demand for building yachts and other small boats, for exterior cladding of buildings, and interior paneling.
Grow tamarack on well-drained, acidic, moist soils. American tamarack also grows well in wet sites. Space trees 20 to 30 feet apart. American tamarack needs cool, moist soils to thrive.