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Ginkgo biloba 'Autumn Gold'
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Plant Type: Deciduous Trees

The Autumn Gold Ginkgo is a male cultivar (which are “fruitless”). ‘Autumn Gold’ typically grows at maturity to 40-50′ with a symmetrical, broadly spreading habit. Gingko trees are also called Maidenhair trees. This tree can have a lifespan as long as 1,000 years.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Today the tree is often planted in cities because of its remarkable resistance to urban smog and to insect pests. The Autumn gold is grown in average, medium wet soil in full sun. They prefer moist, sandy, well-drained soils. It is tolerant of a wide range of soil conditions, including both alkaline and acidic soils and compacted soils. Also tolerant of saline conditions, air pollution and heat. Adapts well to most urban environments. No smelly fruits with this Gingko cultivar.

Flower Color

Foliage Color

Medium green foliage turns vibrant gold in fall.

Plant Spread

30-40 ft. wide 45-50 ft. high

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Hardness Zone

4-8

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