Kentucky Coffeetree

Gymnocladus dioicus

Very tough, large tree suitable for wet or dry sites. Typically has no real insect or disease problems. Greenish white flowers May/June, 5″-10″-long seed pods change from green to brown. Bright, clear yellow fall color. Iowa Native.

Light Requirement: Full Sun
Cold Hardiness: 3-8
Height: 60 feet to 75 feet
Spread: 40 to 60 feet
Flower: Greenish-white flowers followed by 5-10
Foliage: Green leaves change to clear yellow in fall
Form: Upright, spreading