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Featured Plants - Katsuratree

Cercidiphyllum japonicum Elegance is the word to describe this tree. Some would select it in preference to all other trees. Emerging leaves are a bronzy purple that fade to light green and then to blue green. Fall color is yellow to apricot, but it is the leaves’ fragrance that puts it over the top...
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