Attractive 1 1/2"- 2" yellow-orange-green flowers bloom in late spring, making a stunning display in the landscape.
The flowers are a hummingbird and honeybee magnet.
The green leaves resemble the shape of a tulip and turn a golden yellow in fall.
It is a fast-growing tree, growing 24" per year!
Interesting note: It is sometimes known as a canoe tree, due to the fact that the wood has been used to make dugout canoes.
Shape: Pyramidal to oval
Foliage: Bright green
Fall foliage: Golden yellow
Photo courtesy of Bailey Nursery