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Ginkgo biloba 'Fastigiata'

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Photo Locations: Finch Arboretum - Spokane, WA

General Notes

Branches don't droop and resist breakage.

Has fragrant Flower.

Trees may be referred to as male or female.

Family: Ginkgoaceae

Additional Common Names


Tree Characteristics

Columnar Shape.

Has Deciduous foliage.

Height: 50 - 75 feet.

Width: 10 - 15 feet.

Growth Rate: 12 to 24 Inches per Year.

Leaves Deltoid, Green, Gold, Deciduous.

Flowers Inconspicuous. Fragrant Green. Flowers in Spring. Has either male or female flowers (dioecious). Trees may be sold as male or female.


Shading Capacity Rated as Dense to Very Dense in Leaf.

Shading Capacity Rated as out of Leaf.

Tree Site Conditions & Constraints

Sunset Zones 1 - 10, 12 and 14 - 24.

USDA Hardiness Zones 3 - 8.

Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.

Wet but Well Drained Soil.

Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.

Acidic to Alkaline Soil pH.

Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns

Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.

Special Uses & Values

Buffer Strip or Street Tree.


Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Ginkgo biloba 'Fastigiata' Tree Record." 1995-2018. Jun 25, 2018.
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