Goldenrain Tree

Goldenrain Tree

Goldenrain Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Koelreuteria paniculata
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 9
Growth_Rate:   Moderate to rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun; range of soil types
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Dense, rounded form with spreading branches
Height:   20 to 40'
Weight:   15 to 35
Leaf:   6 to 18" alternate, pinnately bipinnately compound; yellow to orange-yellow fall color
Flower/Fruit:   12 to 15" panicle of yellow flowers in summer; papery seed pods changes from yellow to brown
Comments:    Tolerates drought, heat, wind, and air pollution; flowers at an early age
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   September, Fastigiata