Catalpa bignonioides

Southern Catalpa

Southern Catalpa is a medium to large tree that grows with an irregular oval crown. Southern Catalpa occurs along streams, bluff bases and in both low and upland woods. White, spring flower clusters can be a real showstopper. Flowers are followed by long, slender, green seedpods.

Good for moist sites
Fragrant spring flowers
Interesting seed pods

Southern Catalpa Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Height:

30-60 Feet

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Spread:

20-40 Feet

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Hardiness Zone:

5 - 9

Characteristics & Attributes
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist, Well-Drained
Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Habit
Deciduous
Attributes
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Midwest Native