Catalpa bignonioides Aurea'
Golden Indian Bean Tree - 5 litres
Catalpa bignonoides 'Aurea' (Indian bean tree) is a wonderful foliage tree with large heart-shaped golden-yellow leaves. Showy white scented bell-shaped flowers with yellow and purple markings open in July and August followed by slim and long-lasting bean-like capsules.
Medium-sized hardy deciduous tree. Plant in moist but well-drained soil in a sunny sheltered position. RHS Award of Garden Merit. Prune back hard in spring to keep small and shrub-like.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Catalpa bignonioides|
|Common name||Golden Indian Bean Tree|
|Flower colour||White, Orange, Purple|
|Flowering time||Spring, Summer|
|Foliage colour||Yellow, Green|
|Plant type||Ornamental Trees|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter|
|Time to maturity||20 - 50 years|
|Ultimate height||8.1m - 12m|
|Ultimate spread||8m +|