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Ginkgo biloba Piedmont Pillar

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Ginkgo biloba Piedmont Pillar Maidenhair Tree,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Trees, Conifers Columnar, Fastigiate, Upright

Beautiful seasonal colour with bright green foliage in summer followed by golden yellow autumn colour. Strong vertical growth habit and a delicately creased leaf make this Maidenhair Tree perfect for courtyard gardens, containers and stylish landscapes. The columnar form is well-suited to formal garden styles but is equally at home in a mixed planting where it provides a contrasting vertical accent.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
4-10m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Mass Planting, Shady Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Ginkgoaceae Asia

Foliage Colour: Green, Yellow
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: High
Wind: High