Quel terrain pour un catalpa ?
Le catalpa est un arbre facile et s’adapte à tous types de sols même si, comme le plupart des arbres, il préfère un sol bien drainé.
Quand tombent les feuilles du catalpa ?
Le catalpa est un vrai retardataire. Les feuilles ne bourgeonnent que fin avril ou début mai et tombent dès le début de l’automne.
How tall do Catalpa bignonioides 'Nana' trees grow?
- Catalpa bignonioides ‘Nana‘ is average growing and can eventually reach a height of 4 – 6 m, depending on the site and climate conditions. When should Catalpa bignonioides ‘Nana‘ trees be planted?
What does a globe Catalpa look like?
- A grafted dwarf cultivar of the Southern catalpa that looks like a large mushroom, globe, or umbrella. Landscape use and Maintenance: Stands out as a beautiful specimen tree with a unique form. Slow to medium growing rate. Average maintenance. Can be planted near power lines. Weak wooded. Normally grafted at 4-5′ above ground.
What is the best type of catalpa tree?
- The dwarf Catalpa or « umbrella » Catalpa is probably the best choice for those who want the ability to shape and prune to the perfect umbrella. The typical Northern and Southern Catalpas grow MUCH larger than this tree. They are much more difficult to manage and are not nearly as pretty in my opinion.
What does a dwarf Catalpa plant look like?
- Dwarf, bushy variety with a rounded, uniform, and dense crown that is umbrella or mushroom shaped. General information/special features: Plant in full sun. Moist, rich soil is preferable. A grafted dwarf cultivar of the Southern catalpa that looks like a large mushroom, globe, or umbrella.