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Catalpa bignonioides 'Aurea'

Also called Indian Bean Tree


 Suitable Substitutions for Catalpa bignonioides 'Aurea'

Catalpa speciosa

Catalpa speciosa

Northern Catalpa

 
Catalpa bignonioides 'Aurea' - Yellow Catalpa

Catalpa bignonioides 'Aurea' - Yellow Catalpa

More About Catalpa bignonioides 'Aurea'

  • Broad branching with a rounded, globe-like crown
  • Massive heart-shaped bright yellow leaves are bronzy in colour when young
  • Large white flowers are followed by slender burgundy pods
  • Bloom Time: Late summer

Zone:

4

Height:

8-10 m

Spread:

8-10 m

Colour:

White
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Yellow Catalpa Growing and Maintenance Tips

Protect young plants from frost in very cold weather, since unripened wood is susceptible to frost damage. Requires minimal pruning.


Catalpa bignonioides 'Aurea' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Moisture

Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Rounded
Globe

Foliage Color

Yellow

Landscape uses

Specimen