Description: The Ginkgo is a non-flowering tree with absolutely no close living relatives. The large fan shaped leaves of the branches of the Ginkgo tree are rich green and turn to a brilliant yellow in the fall. Ginkgo trees are exceptionally popular shade trees. The leaves of the Ginkgo tree will be a spectacular edition to your landscape, and is undisputed one of the best shade trees of all time. The Ginkgo tree is most famous as the brightest fall yellow color that glows brilliantly against the brown-black bark on the trunk.
Common Name: Ginkgo Tree
Scientific Name: Ginkgo biloba
Type: Deciduous, Tree
Exposure: Full Sun – Partial Shade
Size: 30-40′ height, 20-30′ spread
Summer Foliage Color: Green
Fall Foliage Color: Yellow
Landscape Use: Background, Focal Point Specimen, Garden Pond, Outdoor Living Areas, Property Value, Provides Shade, Small Groups, Street Tree, Woodland Border
Zone: 3 – 8
Growth Rate: Moderate
Companion Plants: Spruce, Hollies. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.