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Gold Medallion Tree Standard


A fast growing, semi-deciduous tree with pendulous branches and an open-crown. The compound leaf has 24 linear leaflets. Stalks of deep yellow flowers appear mostly in summer with sporadic blooms through fall.

Cassia leptophylla Standard

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit type :Pod, bean-like in appearance

Leaf Characteristics

Bark habit : Peeling

Bark pattern : Vertical strips

Bark texture : Rough

Leaf notes : Leaflet size 1-1/2 -2-1/2" L x 1/2-3/4" W

Bark color : Reddish-brown

Leaf texture : Shiny topside, dull underside

Leaf length : 7-1/2 -15"

Leaf shape : Elliptic leaflets arranged evenly on leaf axis

Leaf color : Green

Flower Characteristics

Flower width : 2-3"

Flower shape : Trumpet-shaped

Flower color : Yellow

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Semi-deciduous

Average size maturity width : 15-20 ft.

Average size maturity height : 15-25 ft.

Growth rate : Fast

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 25 to 30 F ( Z9b)

Sunset zone : 15, 16, 20-24

Water requirements : Rarely (Drought Tolerant)

Light exposure : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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