The unique Goldenrain tree with its massive display of summer yellow flowers followed by papery, lantern-like seed capsules is a small tree that is suitable for urban and residential landscapes.  Koelreuteria paniculata is native to eastern Asia.  Common names include:  Pride of India, China tree, Varnish tree.

Interesting Facts:

  • The Goldenrain tree was introduced in Europe in 1747 and to America in 1763.

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