Browse Trees

Japanese Pagodatree

Sophora japonica

Interesting Flower

Characteristics:
A large ornamental shade tree with a spreading habit. Late in the summer the tree is blanketed in creamy white flowers and is very eye-catching.

Growing Conditions:
Very tolerant of pollution and urban conditions. Performs best in full to partial sun.

Uses:
Urban areas, streets, and campuses.

Height:
40' at maturity

Width:
40' at maturity

Shape:
Rounded

Flowers:
Creamy white , showy, with a light fragrance

Leaves:
Bright to medium green in the summer.

Bark:
Pale grayish brown

May not flower as a young tree. This tree is also known by the common name Scholar Tree