Printer Friendly Version Print Plant Details

Koelreuteria paniculata

Photo Courtesy of Fernridge Landscaping

Photo Courtesy of Fernridge Landscaping

More About Koelreuteria paniculata

  • Open-branched, irregularly-shaped with a rounded crown
  • Feathery compound leaves emerge pink-purple in spring, maturing to green
  • Long panicles of bright yellow flowers appear in mid-summer
  • Inflated, dry, brown fruit capsules appear in fall

Zone:

6

Height:

10-12 m

Spread:

8-10 m

Colour:

Yellow
You must be logged in to
view availability and prices.
×

Golden Rain Tree Growing and Maintenance Tips

With its eye catching show of yellow flowers in mid-summer, this is a great, small sized tree suitable for smaller landscapes or as a street tree.    


Koelreuteria paniculata Characteristics

Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Full Sun
Full Sun

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Habit

Rounded

Growth Rate

Medium
Slow

Flowering Time

Summer

Foliage Color

Yellow
Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average
Well Drained

Suitable Substitutions for Koelreuteria paniculata

Vossii Golden Chain Tree Vossii Golden Chain Tree
(Laburnum x watereri 'Vossii')