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Kentucky Coffeetree

This picturesque tree has deeply furrowed bark and stout branches that are particularly handsome in winter. It prefers deep, moist soil and full sun, but is adaptable to many conditions such as alkaline soil, salt, and drought. The mahogany seed pods are long and leathery.

Plant Features:

  • Height: 50 - 60'
  • Spread: 40 - 50'
  • Shape: Open, spreading
  • Foliage: Bluish-green
  • Fall Foliage: Yellow
  • Zone: 4 - 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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