The eye catching golden foliage of spring, changes through several shades of yellow to yellow - orange in autumn before falling. Beautiful fragrant white summer flowers are followed by attractive dark brown seed pods. This variety has an excellent upright habit, and will provide shelter for birds and other wildlife once mature.
Month Available: October
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: White
Suitable For Wildlife: Birds
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring
Plant Type: Ornamental Tree
Main Attribute: Spring foliage interest.
Height / Spread: 15m x 8m (50ft x 27ft)
Always plant your tree with a stake. The stake must be knocked into the ground on the windward side of the tree and secured to the tree.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids
Plant Care: Prune lightly to restrict growth /remove unwanted branches, heavy prune in late autumn.
Care and Time: Medium - autumn
Warning: Toxic if eaten.
Benefits: Trees make you feel good and attract wildlife and birds to the garden . One mature tree produces enough oxygen for forty people . Trees sponge up carbon dioxide and air pollutants. Twenty trees offset the pollution of one car driven sixty miles. Trees provide privacy and reduce noise. A well chosen and postitioned tree can increase the value of your property
History: This is commonly known as the False Acacia tree due to its appearance.
EU Rights: N/A