Family: Cercidiphyllaceae

Scientific Name: Cercidiphyllum japonicum Pendulum

Common Name: Weeping Kastura Tree

DescriptionA weeping form of the Kastura Tree.
Pronunciation(ser-si-di-FIL-um) (jah-PON-ih-kum)
Plant TypeAll Plants, Shrubs Deciduous
Hardiness Zone4-8
Moistureprefers average to moist, does not very tolerant ofdry.
Soil & Siteprefers rich moist to average
Flowersdioecious, having male and female flowers on separate trees, not ornamental
Fruitsmall, pea pod like
Leavesheart shaped, green, I have seen yellow fall color but also reported to be burgundy
Dimensions15 by 15 feet or larger, rounded weeping growth form
Native SiteSpecies native to Japan and China.
Notes & Reference#01-Manual of Woody Landscape Plants (Michael Dirr), #93-North American Landscape Trees (Arthur Lee Jacobson)
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