Tree Profile for the Katsura - Urban Forest Nursery, Inc. Katsura Tree. Cercidiphylum japonicum. Yellow may not sound spectacular as a fall color until you suddenly come upon a mature Katsura Tree in late autumn.
Its leaves may be best described as clean, bright, yellow, almost florescent, and in some climates or seasons, having a hint of pink or apricot. Apr 10, Q. Main trunk of Katsura tree appears dead-all the leaves are brown after coming out green, but two smaller trunks are still green. My Katsura tree, about 5 years old, has learves that turned brown almost overnight.
There are two smaller branches or trunks that seem all right. Their leaves. One of my potted acers turned black and died. Cercidiphyllum japonicum katsura tree dec (z5) (bon,fra lvs) the wonderful secret of this re: The katsura tree is susceptible to leaf scorch, a widespread plant disorder. The dropping leaves omit a pleasant smell in the air of cinnamon and caramel. I have what I believe to be a Katsura tree it was very full of leaves early in summer but it has been losing leaves lately they are turning yellow and dropping I live in Bellingham Wa and we have had unusually warm weather for about a month is this a normal thing other than that the tree seems to be in a healthy condition.
Prices and download plans. Sign in Sign up for FREE Prices and download plans. Jul 29, The scent is a tell-tale sign of one of my favorite trees- Cercidiphyllum japonicum- the Katsura Tree. In the fall, when the leaves turn yellow and drop. A truly refined tree with a tight pyramid shape and superb spring and fall foliage colors; very neat and tidy tree, good choice for larger home landscapes, can grow quite large; fallen leaves emit a delicious caramel fragrance in autumn.
Ornamental Features. Katsura Tree has bluish-green foliage which emerges burgundy in spring.