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Yellowwood

Cladrastis kentukea/lutea

Yellowwood is an excellent, medium-sized specimen tree, with light green compound leaves turning gold in fall. Spectacular panicles of fragrant, creamy-white spring flowers. Yellowwood bark is very smooth and gray. This is an underused, beautiful native tree.

Pendulous clusters of fragrant June flowers
Outstanding orange fall foliage
Great specimen tree for urban environments
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 Item  Height  Size  Price  Qty
10605 6-12in Step 2 $12.50

Gardening Suggestions for Yellowwood:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Key Characteristics:

Humming- birds
Midwest Native
Moist, Well-Drained
Fragrant
Average
Height:
20-35 Feet
Spread:
20-35 Feet
Hardiness Zone:
3-8

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Characteristics & Attributes for Cladrastis kentukea/lutea ''

Attracts Wildlife

Humming- birds

Soil Moisture Preference

Average
Moist, Well-Drained

Exposure

Full Sun
Partial Shade

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer

Habit

Deciduous

Program

Grow Native!

Attributes

Fragrant
Midwest Native
Interesting Bark
Specimen