Styphnolobium japonicum | Japanese Pagoda Tree

(Sophora japonica)

Japanese Pagoda Tree is an excellent shade tree with wide-spreading branches. Accepts sandy, clay and poor soils, as long as soil is well drained. Prefers moist soil. Accepts air pollution. Canopy coverage: 491 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -30F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 40 feet high

Width: 25 feet wide


Foliage Color: dark green

Flower Color: yellow, white

Flower Season: summer