This is a very slow growing and long-lived, deciduous tree with a large and elegant habit. Considered quite an ancient tree, it is known to have origins dating back to Jurassic times and is often referred to as a living fossil. Specimens exist in its native origin, China which are estimated to be over 1000 years old. It has unique, double-lobed, fan-shaped leaves with veins which spread from the stalk of the leaf. Short catkins are produced, followed by yellow fruit and the foliage is a rich green, which turns a golden yellow in autumn.
|Common Name||Maidenhair Tree|
|Form||Horizontal Branching 17|
|Mature Size||12 x 5m|
|A fantastic feature tree in all gardens adding great colour in autumn. Can be used in parks and many landscapes. Leaves from this tree can be used for teas.|
|Position & Soil|
|Can grow in almost any position but best in moist, deep, fertile soil. Full sun or part shade.|
|The most reliable, time and cost effective way to purchase quality material to your specification. Better efficiencies with material grown to precise requirements, delivered on-time and to budget. Learn more…|
|Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area, Monday to Friday only. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.|
Explore similar trees
Featured in collections
We're here to help if you need any advice on selecting the perfect tree for your next project.
We are specialists in the environmentally sustainable production of premium quality advanced landscaping trees and screens.
For more than 40 years Speciality Trees has been a leader in the production and supply of advanced environmentally sustainable, containerised landscape trees for local government, the landscaping industry and retailers.Learn more