CHITALPA - Chilopsis x Catalpa

 
Deciduous - Sun
Ht. 30  Spread 30
Spacing 20-30

 
HABIT
- Cross between Catalpa & Desert Willow; lovely, open branching tree. Leaves are 6-8 long and 1-2 wide.  Pink catalpa-like flowers bloom all summer.
CULTURE - Easy, any soil, rarely needs pruning.
USES - Distinctive garden tree; small area tree.
PROBLEMS - Few if any.
NOTES - This tree is relatively new to the scene and appears to be more healthy than either of its parent plants. This tree is a hybrid cultivar.