NATIVE – Potentially massive, oval-rounded, deciduous shade tree. Blooms in early summer with tulip shaped, chartreuse and orange flowers. Foliage is a bright green, changing to golden yellow in the fall. Slow to re-establish after transplanting, but fast after that. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds.
PREFERS A MOIST-WELL-DRAINED, SLIGHTLY ACIDIC SOIL; WILL NOT TOLERATE DROUGHT
LARGE-GROWING SHADE TREE