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Summertime™ Maackia

This selection of Amur maackia is an excellent small tree with multi-season interest. It grows as a low branching, single-trunked tree, with mottled olive green to golden brown bark which lends interest to the winter landscape. In spring, compound leaves emerge with a distinctive silvery appearance maturing to a rich deep green. Summertime™ blooms in mid to late summer with numerous bottlebrush-like racemes of small cream flowers. Small, papery seedpods then develop and turn brown in autumn. A University of MN introduction from Dr. Harold Pellett.

Plant Features:

  • Height: 15 - 20'
  • Spread: 12 - 15'
  • Shape: Upright, rounded
  • Fall Foliage: Green
  • Zone: 3 - 8
Plant information and imagery used by permission from Bailey Nurseries.
Plant Features are recommendations for optimal performance. Availability subject to change.

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