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Ginkgo biloba 'Shangri-la'

#PP5221

 Suitable Substitutions for Ginkgo biloba 'Shangri-la'

Ginkgo biloba 'Autumn Gold'

Ginkgo biloba 'Autumn Gold'

Autumn Gold Maidenhair Tree

Ginkgo biloba

Ginkgo biloba

Maidenhair Tree

 

More About Ginkgo biloba 'Shangri-la' (PP5221)

  • Well-branched tree with a full and balanced crown
  • Unique, two-lobed, fan-shaped, green to blue-green leaves
  • Foliage emerges green in colour late in the spring
  • Leaves turn golden-yellow in the fall
  • Male selection
  • Rapid, compact growth

Interesting Notes:

Shangri-La, a male selection, was selected for its compact form, in Illinois, in 1963.

Zone:

4

Height:

12-15 m

Spread:

8-10 m
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Maidenhair Tree Growing and Maintenance Tips

Ginkgo have no serious insect or disease problems, making it a low maintenance plant. Best grown in a moist, sandy, well-drained soil, in full sun.


Ginkgo biloba 'Shangri-la' (PP5221) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Edible
Edible
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Tree form
Spreading
Rounded

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Screening (privacy)
Specimen
Roadside planting