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Catalpa bungei

Classification

Order: Scrophulariales
   Family: Bignoniaceae
            Genus: Catalpa
                        Specie: Catalpa bungei

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 30 ft (9 m)

Cultivation: Rich, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Triangular leaves; rosy pink to white flowers in summer; large seed capsule

Uses: Specimen tree Flower contrast Shade tree

Zones: 5-10

Description: A native of northern China, this species grows into a small tree of 30 ft (9 m). It has somewhat triangular leaves with a long central tip. The flowers are rosy pink to white with purple spots and are rather sparsely produced in summer. The seed capsule m

Growth Habit: Broad-domed habit

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