The Catalpa Tree is a fast grower it will actually reach its full size in just 10 years! The tree has big heart shaped leaves and interesting seedpods. It attracts bees, birds, and butterflies, and is fragrant.
Everybody that has a Catalpa Tree loves them and would not give them up for anything and everyone who has seen one wants one!
NAME: Northern Catalpa Tree OTHER COMMON NAMES: Western Catalpa / Western Catawba / Indian Cigar Tree / Fish-Bait Tree SCIENTIFIC NAME: Catalpa Speciosa COLOR: Pale Pink - White PLANT SEEDS: Fall / Cold Stratify 2-3 months BLOOM TIME: Late Spring - Mid Summer HARDINESS ZONE: 4 - 8 PLANT HEIGHT: Up to 60 Feet PLANT SPACING: 30 Feet LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: Sun - Part Shade SOIL & WATER PREFERENCES: Average