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Cercidiphyllum japonicum



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Cercidiphyllum japonicum
Katsuratree

A handsome, medium sized deciduous tree with attractive bluish-green leaves that are purplish when emerging and developing potentially good orange-yellow fall color.

Habit:Rounded-pyramidal if several trunks, narrower if grown with a single trunk
Size:40 to 60' high
Color:New leaves reddish purple changing to bluish green in summer
Texture:Medium-fine
Hardiness:Zone 5a USDA
Habitat:China, Japan
Family:Cercidiphyllaceae

 
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