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Catalpa speciosa

Catalpa speciosa
Northern Catalpa

A fast-growing native of the American Mississippi Valley, Catalpa is famous for its large, creamy white flowers in late June.  It has very large, heart-shaped leaves and long pods in fall.  Needs a sheltered location in full sun. A mid-sized tree to 15 m tall.

Height x Width (feet)

50 x 30

Sun Requirements

Full to part sun

Water Requirements

Normal to moist soils

Urban Friendliness

High. Tolerates a great number of urban stresses including drought, air pollution, poor soils, deer browsing, and even seasonal flooding

Products Available

2-3'      $20.00      Item Number: TX0200

6-8'      $120.00      Item Number: TX0201