Jade Butterfly Ginkgo
Ginkgo biloba 'Jade Butterfly'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||GING-ko bi-LOW-buh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slowly reaches 12 to 15 ft. tall, and up to 10 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Beech (Fagus); Weigela (Weigela); Japanese Forest Grass (Hakonechloa); Lilac (Syringa); Dove Tree (Davidia)|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9