catkins, yellow green, X + 2 cm, Y 10 - 12 cm, April
erect fruiting catkins, 2.5 - 3.5 cm
park tree, wide avenues and streets
all, loose soil, requires little moisture
Устойчивость к ветру:
Striking tree with a regularly shaped crown. Mature specimen can attain a height of circa 20 m. Width of the crown is circa 6 - 8 m then. The usually low branching main trunk has diagonally spreading branchlets. A trunk of several years is extremely white and peels slightly. Under the plates the bark is darker. In winter this tree is an absolute eye-catcher. Young twigs are hairy and have a warm, red brown colour. They have many lenticels. The leaf is shiny and coarsely toothed. The autumn colouring is golden yellow. This bark has a rich inflorescence of 12 cm long catkins. The tree is shallow rooting with, especially in the top soil, many fibrous rootlets.