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Zones:4 to 7
Mature Height: 16 feet
Mature Spread: 9 to 12 feet
The Goldenchain Tree is a favorite flowering tree with long hanging 10-inch bright yellow flower panicles. This graceful tree has bright green leaves in summer. Fast growing with immense visual impact when in bloom. A good specimen, patio or border accent tree.
When choosing a location, keep in mind that the Goldenchain Tree has a moderate to fast growth rate. It grows up to 16 feet in height and 12 feet in spread. It can be planted in zones 4 to 7. Prefers sun to partial shade and will tolerate a range of soil types but requires good drainage.
How To Start These Seeds:
Scarification: Pour boiling water over seed , repeat process on seed that did not imbibe; Seed coat may require filing or sanding to allow water infiltration
Stratification: None required
Germination: Sow seed 1/4 inch deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Other: Natural fall sowing for spring germination.
Seed Count Per Packet:
This packet contains 40 hand-sorted, high-quality seeds.
If refrigerated upon receipt, these seeds can be stored for up to a year before you decide to use them.