|Mature Height:||40-60 ft.|
|Mature Width:||25-60 ft.|
|Botanical Name:||Cercidiphyllum japonicum|
|Does Not Ship To:||AZ|
|Grows Well In Zones:||4-8 outdoors|
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Growing Zones: 4-8 outdoors(hardy down to -20℉)
Bold Fall Colors for Street or Shade
Why Katsura Trees?
The Katsura Tree is a gorgeous Asian shade tree that’s easy to grow and tolerant of most soil conditions and environments. From its high-quality autumnal colors to its effortless upkeep, the Katsura is the quintessential plant-and-forget shade tree.
Even better? It's pollution tolerant, with a shallow root system. That means it's perfect for lining streets since it filters the air and won't destroy sidewalks or streets with invasive, deep root systems.
And it gives off a subtle yet enticing aroma. Imagine walking in your yard in fall and noticing an alluring smell of caramelized sugar and cinnamon. As your non-invasive, pest and disease resistant tree grows, it will embody the warm feeling of autumn with its large, colorful leaves and seasonal scent.
Why Fast-Growing-Trees.com is Better
For starters, our Katsura Tree grows as a pyramidal shape when young, so it even looks good before it’s established.
And since we've planted, grown and shipped it for best results, it's poised for a long, lush life in your own landscape. When it arrives at your door, it arrives ready-to-grow, with a healthier root system and more developed branching than what's available at your local nursery or big box store.
This popular tree is a no-brainer for those who want the good looks of fall without the work. Get your own Katsura Tree today!
Planting & Care
1. Planting: For your Katsura Tree, select an area with full to partial sun (4 to 8 hours of sunlight) and well-drained soil.
When you're ready to plant your tree, dig a hole that's large enough to accommodate your tree's root ball, place your tree and backfill the surrounding soil. We recommend mulching to conserve moisture, and watering to settle the roots and finish the planting process.
2. Watering: Ensure your water your Katsura Tree regularly, about once or twice weekly, or more in drought conditions. If you're not sure when to water, simply check the surrounding soil about 5 inches down. If the soil is dry here, it's time to water your tree.
You can still order, but due to cold weather, we have delayed shipping to the areas shaded on the map below. We want your new plant to thrive right out of the box, so we will wait on shipping your order until the weather is ideal. This includes anyone in
Growing Zones 3, 4, 5, & 6. If you are unsure of your growing zone, visit our
Growing Zone Finder.
Some plants are not available for immediate shipment, and delayed delivery is noted.
We will resume normal shipping in the Spring. Please see the table below for your approximate ship date.
|Growing Zone||Shipping Resumes|
|Zones 3 & 4||Week of May 2nd|
|Zone 5||Week of April 11th|
|Zone 6||Week of March 28th|
|Zones 6 - 11||Ships Now!|
Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.
|Amount of Order||Shipping Charge|
|Less than $15||$11.95|
|$129 +||FREE SHIPPING!|
Customer Reviews & Photos
Excited to watch it grow
I’m so excited to watch this tree grow. It arrived very well packaged, it was a little cramped in the box but all the leaves were still green. I unpacked it immediately but I didn’t plant it for a few days. But it is planted now, getting plenty of sun and water and it seems to be doing fine. Only time will tell. I will send an updated review once the tree has grown a bit.
Small, but quick to establish
Tree arrived as a couple of twigs with leaves, but doubled in height in less than two months. And that was in part sun on the edge of a heavily trees area.
Another Perfect Tree
The 6-7' tree arrived very quickly and in perfect condition. Healthy as can be. Can hardly wait for the 4 pack of roses to arrive later this week!
The tree arrived, with a well beating up. I was sent a replacement tree. So I am happy with the service.