Northern Catalpa - Catalpa speciosa

Northern Catalpa Catalpa speciosa
Northern Catalpa Catalpa speciosa
Northern Catalpa Catalpa speciosa
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Fast growing specimen with an upright oval growth habit. Large heart-shaped green foliage turns a bright yellow in fall. Long tube like white flower spikes in late spring are followed by long persistent bean pods. Drought tolerant. Good for large landscape areas.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Fragrant
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
40-50'
Spread: 
20'+
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Summer
Special Features: 
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Fall Colour
Shade Tree
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 4
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Water regularly as needed. Drought tolerant once established. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Prune when young to develop a central leader and to encourage upright growth. Prune broken or damaged limbs.

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