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Catalpa x erubescens 'Purpurea'

Catalpa x erubescens 'Purpurea'
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Price:  £34.95
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Common name:  Purple Indian Bean Tree
Type:  Tree
Aspect:  Prefers full sun
Colour:  White
Season:  Summer
Soil:  Moist and well drained
Size:  Medium
Delivery:  Collection only
Image:  WTGN

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Very attractive spreading deciduous tree. Large ovate leaves which are purplish-black when young with an almost metallic sheen, maturing to dark green. Frgrant white flowers in upright panicles are followed by slender pods. For the best colour plant in a sunny location, preferably sheltered from strong winds that can damage the foliage in a rich, fertile and moderately moist soil. Full height and spread will be in the region of 6-8m.