Katsura Tree

Cercidiphyllum japonicum

  • Size: 50’ Tall and Wide.
  • Growth Habit: Pyramidal
  • Growth Rate: Fast
  • Light Requirements:  Full Sun
  • Soil Requirements:   Rich, Moist and Well Drained.
  • Appeal:  Excellent shade tree.  New leaves appear a reddish purple and turn to blue green in summer.  Rich yellow fall color, leaves release a sweet scent as they fall off the tree to decay.