Golden Rain Tree, Koelreuteria Paniculata



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.

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Common Name Chinese Flame tree, Flame gold, Chinese Rain Tree
Maximum Reachable Height 30 to 45 feet
Flower Colour Yellow
Bloom Time Late summer
Difficulty Level Easy

Planting And Care

Deadwood is often present in the canopy and should be removed periodically to maintain a neat appearance.

Golden Rain Tree Care

Sunlight Full sun
Watering Dry to medium moisture levels.
Soil Average well-drained soil.
Temperature Hardiness up to 25 degrees F.
Fertilizer Fertilize in spring with tree plant food.

Golden Rain Tree Uses

Ornamental Use:

  • Used as a landscape tree, used in everlasting flower arrangements

Culinary Use:

  • It is very popular for use in everlasting flower arrangements


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