Maackia amurensis

Amur Maackia

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Slow: 12' over a 20 year period.
Mature Height - 20-30'
Mature Width - 20-30'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Dull white, 0.5" long, June-July, smell like freshly mown grass.
Fruit - Flat brown pod, 2-3" long, 0.33-0.5" wide
Leaf -
Fall Color - none
Bark - Grayish brown to black, usually glabrous, somewhat dingy in color and texture in winter. Diamond-shaped lenticels on second year and older stems.
Other Features - The rich foliage, broze-colored bark, and late summer flowers make for an interesting tree.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Easily transplanted, performs best in loose, well-drained, acid or alkaline soil; preferably sunny exposures; fixes atmospheric nitrogen.
Native Habitat - Manchuria
Diseases and Insects - No serious diseases.
Strength -
Weakness -

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