Northern Catalpa

Arbor walk #10

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 Name Northern Catalpa
Latin Name Catalpa speciosa
Type Native, Shade
Diameter 26.5″ dbh 
Color of Leaf  Dark green, no fall color
Shape of Leaf  Heart shaped, long pointed
Color of Flower White
Shape of Flower Bell-shaped
Bark Characteristics Course

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