tamarack

tam•a•rack | ta-mə-rak

an American larch, Larix laricina, of the pine family

durable

  1. 1 : Extremely resilient to
    1. a : arctic temperatures
    2. b : diverse soil conditions
  2. 2 : Growth dominance
    1. a : shade intolerant; grows high into overstory
    2. b : often the first tree to appear after environmental trauma