Common name: Caramel tree, Katsura
Origin: China, Japan
Height at maturity: 4 to 15 meters
Plant type: ornamental tree
Flower color: red
Soil type: any type
Watering: always fresh
Use: in the garden, isolated
Diseases and Pests:-
Storage of seeds: 2 years in a dry place away from light at 3/4°C (refrigerator)
A deciduous tree, it is native to the forested regions of China and Japan and is appreciated for its bright pink colored foliage which gradually turns green and then turns pink, golden, orange, crimson or purple in autumn. , and its astonishing particularity of giving off a smell of caramel if it is exposed to the sun.
National tree of Japan, it is planted around temples.
This ornamental tree is ideal in small gardens, it can develop several stems and form a fairly dense bush, you can also prune it to obtain a central arrow. Plant it alone or near a pond.