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Catalpa fargesii

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 60 ft (18 m)

Cultivation: Rich, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Leaves bronze when young; clusters of rosy pink flowers in summer; slender seed pods to 30 in (75 cm)

Uses: Specimen tree Large gardens Parks Flower contrast Shade tree

Zones: 5-10

Description: An attractive pink-flowering species from open mountain areas of western China, this tree reaches a height of 60 ft (18 m). The wide leaves taper to a fine point and are bronze when young. Its rosy pink flowers are marked with yellow and purple and arise

Growth Habit: Broad-domed habit

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