Also known as Maidenhair tree. Fan-shaped leaves turn clear yellow in fall. Grows best in well drained soil. This tree is becoming more common as a specimen plant and along streets and highways. Slow growth will not get out of bounds and interfere with power lines, etc. It has a very picturesque, wide spreading, open habit. Ginkgo is not affected by any insect or disease. Ginkgo trees begin flowering and fruiting at age 25.
Plant Facts & Specifications
Height: 50 - 60 ft
Spread: 20 - 25 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate ( 8" - 12" per year )
Hardiness Zones: 4 - 8
Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade
Soil Preference: Average - well drained