Ailanthus altissima 'Purple Dragon'

Ailanthus altissima 'Purple Dragon'

Family: Simaroubaceae

Purple Tree of Heaven with new purple red shoots, then purple green. height 6m.

Classification

Trees and shrubs

Leaf color

  • Cardinal red
  • Red
  • Green

Ground type

  • Acidic
  • Limestone
  • Neutral

Climate

Zone 6: from -23°C to -17°C

Interesting plant

  • In spring
  • In summer
  • In autumn

Sizes

15 to 20m
2 to 5m

Flower color

  • Yellow
  • Green

Exposure

  • Sunny
  • Part shade

Use in the garden

  • Alignment
  • Isolated
  • Massif
  • Park
  • Parterre

Use elsewhere

  • Herbalism

Notable interests:

  • Foliage
  • Flower
  • Fruit
  • Melliferous
  • Perfume