Grown, packaged and shipped exclusively by Wekiva Foliage. Excellent shade tree, known for its neat habit and well-behaved root system. Medium-sized, open-branched form is ideal for parkways and patios. Blue-green foliage has nice fall color. Long panicles of fragrant flowers are followed by attractive, papery, lantern-like seed pods. A very effective and versatile landscape specimen. Deciduous. This is a highly recommended shade tree for its tidy habit and well-behaved root system. Its deep, non-invasive roots make it an approved street tree in many cities. Plant in narrow parkways and near patios. A good tree to plant under. Provide average, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency, tolerates moderate drought. The golden raintree lends grace and charm to the landscape throughout the entire year rare yellow tree blossoms in the late spring and summer, graceful paper lanterns dangling from the branches in autumn and winter. But this tree is more than just looks. Golden raintrees are hardy, thriving in the tough urban environment and an astonishingly wide range of soil conditions. The golden raintree can be expected to grow in Hardiness Zones 5 to 9.