Gymnocladus dioicus

Kentucky Coffeetree

  • Native shade tree with interesting shape
  • Deeply furrowed bark
  • Golden fall foliage
  • Height: 60-80 Feet
  • Spread: 40-50 Feet
  • Hardiness Zone: 3-8
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Interesting Notes:

The name was given by settlers to Kentucky who used the seeds, produced on female Kentucky Coffeetrees, as a substitute for coffee beans.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Full Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist, Well-Drained
Attributes
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Midwest Native
Specimen
Habit
Deciduous
Program
Grow Native!
Kentucky Coffeetree Gymnocladus dioicus from Forrest Keeling
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