Other common names : Judas Tree, Love Tree
- Deciduous broad-leaved tree.
Physical Properties :
- Under optimum conditions, grows to 8-10 m height, 6-8 m crown diameter.
- Grows upright in the first year after the years it expands crowns and turns to round appearance.
- Round, heart-shaped leaves are mat dark green.
Sun Request :
- Prefer full sunlight and partial shade. High light request.
Bloom Time and Colour :
- Fragrant flowers starts before leaves grows and flowers opens so dense and cover whole branches.
- Flowers attracts attention with pink-lilac and white colours.
Fruit Time and Colour :
- Begins to occur in the flower green-red, red-brown when matured fruit in the form of flat pods are 5-10 cm tall and it stays for a long time on it.
- Prefer well-drained and sandy soils.
- It has resistance to cold and hot climates but it effects from extreme frosts.
- Can be use as a road tree.
- USDA Zone 7a: -17.7 °C (0 °F)
- USDA Zone 7b: -14.9 °C (5 °F)
- USDA Zone 8a: -12.2 °C (10 °F)
- USDA Zone 8b: -9.4 °C (15 °F)
- USDA Zone 9a: -6.6 ° C (20 ° F)
- USDA Zone 9b: -3.8 ° C (25 ° F)