Catalpa bignonioides ‘Nana’
20' high x 25' wide
Sun to part shade
Not available for the Early Order Sale
Umbrella Catalpa a unique compact tree perfect for small landscapes that demand a presence! Native to eastern China, this selection is grafted onto catalpa seedlings which then becomes a dwarf ‘globe’ or ‘umbrella’ shaped tree. It rarely flowers but if it does expect rose pink to white flowers on 10 inch panicles. Big heart-shaped leaves are late to come out in the spring. This is not a tree for high wind areas. Adaptable to various soils.