Cercidiphyllum japonicum

Katsura Tree

Image courtesy of Bailey Nurseries

  • Bluish-green foliage
  • Heart shaped leaves
  • Excellent fall color of yellow, pink, and red-orange
  • Great shade tree
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Requires full sun to partial shade with average watering. Soil should be rich and well-drained.

Height: 40-60 ft
Spread: 25-60 ft
Price Level 1: $79.99~#3
Bloom Color:
Zone: 4-8

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained