Northern Catalpa

Arbor walk #10, TreeKeeper ID #1794

This native tree is course in texture with very large leaves and long capsule type fruit. Its white bell-shaped flowers are very dramatic during the early summer.

Common NameNorthern Catalpa
Latin NameCatalpa speciosa
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Where to find Arbor Walk #10

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Data on this tree over time

More about the Northern Catalpa in general:

How to identify a Northern Catalpa

Relationship of Catalpa speciosa to other species in the Arboretum

Global Distribution of the Northern Catalpa

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