Japanese Pagodatree in Prospect Park

Native to Eastern Asia, this tree was once planted at the graves of Japanese scholars. It is a successful street tree in cities because of its tolerance of soil compaction and temperature extremes. It has a delicate, feathery foliage with attractive clusters of white flowers that bloom early in the fall.

Tree Details

Species Japanese Pagodatree (Styphnolobium japonicum)
Height: 86.1 Feet
Trunk Diameter 54.1 Inches
Average Canopy Spread 62 Feet


Beside the camperdown elm south of the Boathouse

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