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Gymnocladus dioicus 'Stately Manor'

Stately Manor Kentucky Coffeetree

Kentucky Coffeetree

Comments

A stately large shade tree with massive yet delicate multiply compound leaves; narrow habit of growth, rather coarse outline when young and in winter, but very attractive when in leaf; tolerant of adverse growing conditions, a seedless variety

Description

A stately large shade tree with massive yet delicate multiply compound leaves; narrow habit of growth, rather coarse outline when young and in winter, but very attractive when in leaf; tolerant of adverse growing conditions, a seedless variety

Landscape Attributes

Stately Manor Kentucky Coffeetree is a deciduous tree with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its strikingly bold and coarse texture can be very effective in a balanced landscape composition.

This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Stately Manor Kentucky Coffeetree is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Shade

Planting & Growing

Stately Manor Kentucky Coffeetree will grow to be about 50 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 30 feet. It has a high canopy with a typical clearance of 6 feet from the ground, and should not be planted underneath power lines. As it matures, the lower branches of this tree can be strategically removed to create a high enough canopy to support unobstructed human traffic underneath. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 90 years or more.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

dry to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

4a

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Spread:

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Soil Type:

50 feet

30 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

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