An easy-to-grow, small deciduous tree or large shrub with almost fern-like, compound pinnate leaves and fissured bark. It is crowned by yellow catkins that open in early Summer. Separate male and female flowers in catkins appear in June-July, followed by winged seeds in cone-like structures. Female cones mature to a showy chestnut brown as the fruits (winged nutlets) form and ripen. Female “cones” remain on the tree throughout winter, providing excellent winter interest, before falling to the ground in spring.
|Flower||Yellow catkins - June to July|
|Fruit||Seeds in cone-like structures|
|Position||Full Sun, Partial Shade, Full Shade|
|Soil type||Chalk, Clay, Loam, Peat, Sand / Acidic, Neutral, Alkaline|
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|Origin||Japan, China, Korea, Vietnam|
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