More About Ginkgo biloba
- Upright, broad, spreading growth habit
- Unique two-lobed fan-shaped leaves with almost parallel veins
- Foliage emerges green in colour late in the spring
- Leaves turn golden-yellow in the fall
Ginkgo are the only surviving members of a group of ancient plants believed to have inhabited the earth up to 150 million years ago. It also has many medicinal qualities.
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 Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Average to Dry Soils