How to grow golden rain tree
Characteristics of Koelreuteria paniculata
|June – July. Yellow flowers with 4 petals in long inflorescences. Fruits inflated, heart-shaped, papyraceous, formed by 3 pieces, remaining on the tree for a long time.. Deciduous tree, it can reach 15 m.|
|Water regularly, although it resists drought very well.|
|As a square or street tree for its thick shade and for its spring leaves that present different forms, as well as for its ornamental fruits.|
|Sun, very resistant to heat and drought and quite resistant to cold. It doesn’t support sea atmosphere.|
|By means of seeds in autumn or root cuttings in winter. It grows slowly.|
|Fertile, alkaline soil, better loose.|
Another species of “Koelreuteria“
- Koelreuteria bipinnata —————- Pride of China, Chinese flame tree
- Koelreuteria elegans——————- Flamegold tree
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This article was endorsed by Julián Masats - Technical agricultural engineer specialized in horticulture and gardening.
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21 January, 2020