Chinese Cedrela Tree

Chinese Cedrela Tree

Chinese Cedrela Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Cedrela sinsensis = Toona sinensis
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 7
Growth_Rate:   Rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; wide range of soil types including poor, low fertility; adoptable; drought tolerant
Texture:   Medium to coarse
Form:   Upright
Height:   30 to 40'
Weight:   15 to 30
Leaf:   10 to 20" alternate, pinnately compound leaves with 10 to 22 leaflets; opens reddish purple; nonshowy fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Small white pendulous flowers on 12" panicles in June; 1 to 1.5" woody capsules
Comments:    Suckers; bark peels off in long strips; possible street tree
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Flamingo