Remarkable tree for its tolerance of urban pollution. Also wind tolerant so it makes it a popular tree for planting along paths and avenues in the cities. Essential tree for bonsai lovers.
Large deciduous tree reaching 30-40m of height. Smooth and greyish bark. The leaves are dark green in color with a paler underside. They turn golden in autumn. The yellow-greenish flowers hang in dangling flowerheads. Its samaras are borne in pairs and ripe for late summer.