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Common Name: Common Catalpa

Species Name: Catalpa bignonioides

Family Name: Bignoniaceae





Plant Facts  
Origin North America
Duration Full Sun



ID Characteristics

  • Leaf and Stem Characteristics
    • Plant Height: 60-foot diameter, 60-foot height
    • Leaves: Opposite or whorled, simple, ovate to ovate-oblong, 6-12 inches long, 3-8 inches wide, entire



Soil Type Well-drained, adapted to most soil conditions
USDA Cold Hardiness Zone
Notes Leaf scorch in hot, dry weather; litter can be a problem


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