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Autumn Gold Ginkgo

Ginkgo biloba 'Autumn Gold'

Easy to Maintain Fall Colors

Characteristics:
This male ginkgo cultivar has striking, golden yellow fall color and a symmetrical conical form.

Growing Conditions:
Narrow form in youth, broadens with age. Grows best in sandy, deep, moderately moist soil, but adaptable to a wide range of soil types. This is a durable tree for difficult landscapes.

Uses:
Ginkgo extracts are valuable medicinally. Fall color.

Height:
50' at maturity

Width:
30' at maturity

Shape:
Broadly pyramidal

Flowers:
Tiny, light green staminant flowers

Leaves:
Medium green in summer, golden yellow in fall. Fan shaped.

Bark:
Pale gray, smooth when young, flat-blocky with age.

Native to eastern China. Good resistance to pests. Ginkgos sometimes grow slowly when young but rapidly after a few years.