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Ginkgo biloba 'Tubifolia'

More About Ginkgo biloba 'Tubifolia'

  • Slow-growing, broadly upright habit
  • Tubifolia is a male cultivar, making it non-fruiting
  • Leaves on younger trees typically roll inward, forming a tube
  • Foliage on older trees has a more laciniate form than the species
  • Bright green in the summer, the leaves turn golden-yellow in the fall

Interesting Notes:

The botanical name of this cultivar is supposed to reflect the "tub" formed by the leaves, not the "tube".

Zone:

4

Height:

6-7 m

Spread:

4-5 m
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Tubifolia Maidenhair Tree Growing and Maintenance Tips

A unique cultivar of ginkgo with its unusual, tube-like leaves. A great specimen in a smaller landscape. Ginkgo have no serious insect or disease problems, making it a low maintenance plant.  


Ginkgo biloba 'Tubifolia' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Edible
Edible
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Roadside planting
Screening (privacy)
Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Ginkgo biloba 'Tubifolia'

Ginkgo biloba 'Korinek'

Ginkgo biloba 'Korinek'

Korinek Maidenhair Tree