Golden Rain Tree, Pride Of India, Varnish Tree Koelreuteria paniculata

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Koelreuteria paniculata

Family:

Sapindaceae

Genus:

Koelreuteria

Species:

paniculata

Common Name:

Golden Rain Tree, Pride Of India, Varnish Tree

Seeds Per Pound:
3,178
Quantity:
12.75 lb
Avg Count Packet:
13
Germination:
91%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
30-40 feet
Collection Locale:
New York
Crop Year:
2015
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
5
In Stock: 12.75 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
$3.95
1 oz
$10.95
1 lb
$44.50
1 kg
$82.00
10 lb
$290.00
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in hot tap water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 days.
Germination: sow seed 3/8" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: fall sowing in mulched beds is prefered to artificial stratification , Sporadic germination will occur over a 2-3 year period, if boiling water treatment does not allow seed to imbibe, sulfuric acid treatment is required.
In a Nutshell:
* A decidious Tree growing to 10 m (32ft) by 10 m (32ft) at a fast rate. more...
* It is in flower from July to August, and the seeds ripen from September to October. more...
* Foot-long clusters of yellow flowers in midsummer, followed by red or brownish "pods" that persist into fall; Dirr calls it a "beautiful dense tree of regular rounded outline, sparingly branched" more...
* It is popularly grown as an ornamental tree in temperate regions all across the world because of the aesthetic appeal of its flowers, leaves and seed pods. more...