Katsuratree (Cercidiphyllum japonicum )
|Katsuratree (Cercidiphyllum japonicum )||At 20 years the height is 20’ with a spread of 12’. Mature height can be 40 to 60’ with a spread of 30 to 50’. Growth rate is medium at 12 to 18 inches per year||Zones 4B through 8B; full sun or very light shade; clay; sand; loam; slightly alkaline; acidic; well-drained|
Multistemmed trees are sold in garden centers. They make nice specimens for lawn and park areas. Cultivars include Heronswood Globe which is a small tree with a round crown. Pendula has a weeping habit reaching a height of 20 feet and a spread of 10 feet.