CERCIDIPHYLLUM

Genus of 2 species of deciduous trees from woodlands in China and Japan. C. japonicum is one of the largest hardwoods in Asia, reaching 45m (148ft) in height.

The wood is that traditionally used for the board in the ancient Chinese game of strategy "Go".

In certain conditions the leaves of C. japonicum exude a noticeable toffee/burnt sugar aroma.

Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Grown for colourful autumn foliage.
  • Tree
  • Full sun
    Or dappled shade - shelter from cold winds

Buy Varieties of CERCIDIPHYLLUM

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CERCIDIPHYLLUM japonicum

CERCIDIPHYLLUM japonicum

Katsura tree

smoky pink or yellow autumnal colouring when a pungent scent like burnt sugar will be detectable in favourable seasons

 
Small
£17.50 each 
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CERCIDIPHYLLUM japonicum 'Pendulum'

CERCIDIPHYLLUM japonicum 'Pendulum'

Katsura tree

a rare form with long weeping branches

 
£75.00 each 
CERCIDIPHYLLUM japonicum 'Red Fox'

CERCIDIPHYLLUM japonicum 'Red Fox'

Katsura tree

strong purplish foliage which appears almost black from a distance and spectacular autumn colour

 
Small
£25.00 each 
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Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
Large
£45.00 each 
Extra large
£60.00  

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