• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Slowly reaches 12 to 15 ft. tall, and up to 10 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Exceptional Fall Color
    Blooms:
    Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:GING-ko bi-LOW-buh
    Plant type:Tree
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth rate:Slow
    Average landscape size:Slowly reaches 12 to 15 ft. tall, and up to 10 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.
    Flower color:Yellow
    Garden styleAsian/Zen
    Companion PlantsBeech (Fagus); Weigela (Weigela); Japanese Forest Grass (Hakonechloa); Lilac (Syringa); Dove Tree (Davidia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Best with slightly sandy, well-drained soil; adapts to most soil types. Water deeply and regularly during the first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.