Koelreuteria elegans, is a very popular landscape tree because of its colorful petals and conical fruit capsules.
Flamegold is a very popular landscape tree native to China, Korea and Taiwan. The tree is more commonly seen covered with large clusters of persistent rose-colored, papery capsules, which may be mistaken for the blooms.
Flowers are small, fragrant, and appear in very showy, dense, panicles at the end of branches. The bark is smooth and light brown when young, becoming ridged and furrowed as the tree matures.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
||Chinese Flame tree, Flame gold, Chinese Rain Tree
|Maximum Reachable Height
||30 to 45 feet
Planting and care
Dead wood is often present in the canopy and should be removed periodically to maintain a neat appearance.
Golden Rain Tree care
||Dry to medium moisture levels.
||Average well-drained soil.
||Hardiness upto 25 degrees F.
||Fertilize in spring with a tree plant food.
Golden Rain Tree uses
- Used as landscape tree, used in everlasting flower arrangements
- It is very popular for use in everlasting flower arrangements