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botanical name:
Ginkgo biloba 'Saratoga'
Ginkgo biloba 'Saratoga' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Maidenhair tree
family:  Ginkgoaceae
characteristics: conifer
height: 10.00m
width: 7.00m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
stem/bark: grey
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -10°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Compact bushy habit. Slow growing, ultimately forming a small to medium sized tree. Very distinctive pendulous yellowish green leaves that have a pair of narrow elongated lobes separated by a a deep central notch. Yellow autumn colour. Male clone, non-fruiting.

Perfectly hardy and suitable for most soils.

Semi-ripe cuttings in summer or by grafting.

Good for gardens and smaller landscape spaces. Can be grown in a container while young.

other notes:
Selected at the Saratoga Research Institute, California, USA
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