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Cercidiphyllum are large deciduous trees with kidney-shaped to ovate leaves, often bronze when young, and colouring well in the autumn; flowers inconspicuous
C. japonicum is an elegant medium-sized deciduous tree, with paired, broadly heart-shaped leaves to 10cm in length, bronze-tinted when young, and turning yellow, orange and pink in autumn, when they smell of burnt sugar. Flowers and fruits inconspicuous
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect North-facing or East-facing or South-facing or West-facing
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilChalk, Clay, Sand
Higher than 12 metres
wider than 8 metres
Time to ultimate height
Best grown in a woodland setting; the leaves may be damaged by late frosts
Propagate by seed, basal or semi-hardwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Pruning Pruning group 1
Pests Generally pest free
Generally disease free
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