SelecTree: Tree Detail
ROSE LANTERN GOLDENRAIN TREE
Koelreuteria paniculata 'Rose Lantern'
Photo Locations: Dallas Arboretum - Dallas, TX
Has pink seedpods. Branches Don't Droop, Branches Susceptible to Breakage.
Additional Common Names
ROSE LANTERN GOLDENRAIN TREE, PRIDE OF INDIA, VARNISH TREE
Has Deciduous foliage.
Height: 20 - 35 feet.
Width: 20 - 35 feet.
Growth Rate: 12 to 36 Inches per Year.
Leaves Pinnately Compound Odd, Green, Golden or Yellow or Orange, Deciduous.
Flowers Showy. Yellow. Flowers in Summer. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).
Persistent, Green or Brown Capsule, Medium to Large (0.50 - 3.00 inches), fruiting in Fall.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate to Moderately Dense in Leaf.
Shading Capacity Rated as out of Leaf.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 2 - 24.
USDA Hardiness Zones 6 - 9.
Exposure Full Sun.
Well Drained Soil.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Acidic to Alkaline Soil pH.
Pests & Disease Information
Susceptible to Scales, Verticillium and Canker.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
Special Uses & Values
Specimen, Buffer Strip or Street Tree.
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Koelreuteria paniculata 'Rose Lantern' Tree Record." 1995-2020. Sep 29, 2020.
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