The Golden Rain tree is an excellent tree and the rarity of its yellow flowers alone makes it a one of a kind addition to any landscape. Also known as Chinese Flame tree, it is one of the very few yellow flowering trees. The flower clusters are 12 to 15” long and literally cover the tree from June into July. One of the finest trees for late season color. Golden Rain Tree is a fast growing shade tree that eventually reaches 30-40 feet in height. Each summer it produces clusters of yellow flowers and then follows up with pink or red lantern-shaped seed pods. They perform well in almost any soil condition and prefer full sun. This deciduous tree is excellent as a lawn tree, or for shading a patio. It also preforms well in urban landscapes, standing up to the additional heat and air pollution.
General care for any tree or shrub is easy, please educate yourself and follow these simple rules.