Green flowers in from March and June are followed by persistent balls of seeds which dangle long into the winter from this wonderful shade tree, huge maple-like leaves, develops a massive trunk that is beautifully patterned with white patches where the older bark has peeled off irregularly in large plates creating a fantastic effect, great nesting tree, fast growing.
70 to 100 foot tall (40-60 foot wide)
Plant Hardiness Zones: 4a-9b
Native Range: ME through s ON & WI to e. NB, south to n. FL & TX. Rare in ME
Germination - Very Easy: No treatment. Germinates best under warm conditions and very bright light.
*We normally carry this item but are temporarily sold out. We expect to have it available again as soon as our plants in production reach sufficient size/maturity or we harvest more seed. In some cases, plants may be recovering from caterpillar damage (Monarchs love our Milkweed), wind or hail damage, rampaging woodchucks, downed trees, or other natural issues. We are constantly updating our web site so please check back again.Review or Finalize Your Order