Large, wide tree of oval, irregular shape. Light, glossy green foliage, giving a good amount of shade. Leaves will turn brownish yellow in fall. In spring, catkin yellowish flowers, turning later in October into globular fruits of which the nut is edible. Very good resistance to pollution. Use alone in large areas.
Conical, narrow growth in youth maturing to oval-rounded habit. Dense, bright green foliage that turns to nice shades of yellow in fall. The nice tulip shaped flowers, yellow with orange spots at the base are very fragrant. These flowers appear only on old specimens and in our climat, they appear but only a few at a time. The cone shaped fruits, elongated, turn brown in October and stay in winter. Does not tolerate pollution. It must be protected from cold winter winds.
Beautiful round shaped tree. The greyish green young shoots are very ornamental. The foliage will become dark green and will be decorated with the attractive greenish white flowers whose smell reminds that some hay freshly cut.
Small, roud-headed tree. Very decorative new shoots, grayish green when unfolding finally turning a dark green. In June, greenish white fragrant flowers appear, smelling like new mown grass. Use as a specimen, for its elegance!
‘Ballerina’ is a popular cultivar that is noted for its large white flowers that are blushed with pink. It produces its fragrant, star-like white flowers (4-6” wide) in early spring before the foliage. Excellent specimen tree for the lawn or shrub border. Also effective on the periphery of a woodland area.
SunSpirE’ produces very deep yellow flowers which appear late, after frost. The leaves are glossy on a tree with a very distinct fastigiate growth habit, perfect for narrow space.Plant in an area protected from winds so that flowers buds do not freeze during winter. A winter protection is suggested for the first years. Prune after flowering, if needed. Used isolated for its spectacular flowering.
In spring, nice white flowers appear, followed by golden fruits in late summer. This dense tree features slightly pendulous branch tips. Luminous orange yellow fall colors. Very winter hardy with excellent resistance to scab.