Printer Friendly Version Print Plant Details

Ginkgo biloba 'Saratoga'

More About Ginkgo biloba 'Saratoga'

  • Upright, pyramidal, with dense, ascending branches
  • Leaves are deeply cut, triangular and elongated
  • Foliage emerges green in colour late in the spring
  • Leaves turn golden-yellow in the fall
  • Deeply furrowed, grayish-tan bark
  • Male selection

Zone:

4

Height:

10-12 m

Spread:

8-10 m
×

Saratoga Maidenhair Tree Growing and Maintenance Tips

When the leaves drop, they drop rapidly, forming a golden carpet around the tree. Ginkgo have no serious insect or disease problems, making it a low maintenance plant.


Ginkgo biloba 'Saratoga' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Edible
Edible
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Pyramidal
Upright

Foliage Color

Yellow
Green

Landscape uses

Roadside planting
Screening (privacy)
Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Ginkgo biloba 'Saratoga'

Ginkgo biloba 'Tremonia'

Ginkgo biloba 'Tremonia'

Tremonia Maidenhair Tree

Ginkgo biloba 'Barabit's Fastigiata'

Ginkgo biloba 'Barabit's Fastigiata'

Barabit's Fastigiata Maidenhair Tree

Ginkgo biloba 'Mayfield'

Ginkgo biloba 'Mayfield'

Mayfield Maidenhair Tree

Ginkgo biloba 'Magyar'

Ginkgo biloba 'Magyar'

Magyar Maidenhair Tree