About China Tree
Koelreuteria paniculata is a medium sized deciduous tree that grows 30'-40' high. It is a great urban flowering tree that tolerates drought, heat, wind, and air pollution. It flowers at an early age with upright display of yellow flowers, a rare color in flowering trees.
Also known as
Golden Rain Tree, Golden Rain Tree, Goldenrain tree, Pride of india, China tree and Varnish tree
How to care for China Tree
China Tree needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
China Tree love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
China Tree does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your China Tree after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.