This tree is considered both a shade tree and an ornamental tree. It features a spreading canopy capable of blocking sunlight and adds visual interest and beauty to landscaping. This tree develops a smooth white bark that curls and peels (once mature). Provides bright yellow fall color. Features simple leaves that are 2–4″ long, borne on leaf stems about 1″ in length and medium green in color. Margins are double-toothed and leaves are arranged alternately. Produces brown or green catkins in April and May. Grows in an oval shape. Yields very small seeds that are smooth and oval or elliptical in shape, nestled between two wings.
- Includes 5 Seedlings per order
- Plant Type: Tree
- Mature Height: 50-70 ft.
- Mature Spread: 35 ft.
- Growth Rate: Moderate to Rapid
- Soil Type: Acidic, Loamy, Moist, Sandy, Well-Drained and Clay Soils
- Sunlight Requirements: Partial to Full Sun
- Zones: 2-7
**Available only for local pick up at the Duke Lundgard Building, Miami County Fairgrounds – April 5th (2-6pm) or April 6th (8am-6pm).**