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Northern Catalpa (Cigar Tree) for sale

Northern Catalpa (Cigar Tree)

Northern Catalpa (Cigar Tree)

Catalpa speciosa


Northern Catalpa is a striking feature tree with showy flowers, and very large leaves. Its orchid-like flowers are white with yellow and purple accents, and they have a pleasant fragrance. They bloom from late spring to early summer and can last up to two weeks, attracting hummingbirds and pollinators. The leaves are very large, ranging from 15-30 cm long, 12-20 cm wide, forming a canopy that makes it a good shade tree.

They can tolerate dry conditions as well as standing water, air pollution, and salt. These factors and its beauty contribute to its growing popularity as both a boulevard and ornamental tree in colder areas.

Northern Catalpa produces long bean-like capsules and are sometimes called the Cigar Tree in reference to this fruit.


Northern Catalpa (Cigar Tree) - 1 Year Old

Northern Catalpa (Cigar Tree) - 1 Year Old

Greenhouse-grown from seed, sorted for height and form.

Stock Type: 415D Plug (170 ml)
Age: 1 year (1+0)
Size: 17-38cm (7-15")

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Northern Catalpa (Cigar Tree)
Bundle of 2
SAVE 24% (was $24.99)
Northern Catalpa (Cigar Tree)
Part Box of 10
SAVE 30% (was $19.99)
Northern Catalpa (Cigar Tree)- 1 Year Old
Full Box of 90
SAVE 35% (was $16.99)


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Zone: 4a
Height: 15 m (50 ft)
Spread: 9 m (30 ft)
Moisture: normal, wet
Light: partial shade, full sun
Flowers: white
Growth rate: medium
Life span: long
Maintenance: medium
Suckering: low
Pollution tolerance: high

Other names: cigar tree, hardy catalpa, western catalpa

Tags: All Items, Deciduous Trees, Flowering, Native North America Plants, NEW, Ornamental Trees, Shade Trees, Wildlife Attracting

Ships to Canada: yes
Ships to USA: yes

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