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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

Zone:

4

Height:

10-12 m

Spread:

8-10 m
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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'

Barabit's Fastigiata Maidenhair Tree Barabit's Fastigiata Maidenhair Tree
(Ginkgo biloba 'Barabit's Fastigiata')
Columnar Maidenhair Tree Columnar Maidenhair Tree
(Ginkgo biloba 'Fastigiata')
Mayfield Maidenhair Tree Mayfield Maidenhair Tree
(Ginkgo biloba 'Mayfield')
Magyar Maidenhair Tree Magyar Maidenhair Tree
(Ginkgo biloba 'Magyar')
Tremonia Maidenhair Tree Tremonia Maidenhair Tree
(Ginkgo biloba 'Tremonia')