Catalpa, commonly called catalpa or catawba, is a genus of flowering plants in
the family ... Due to their large leaf size, catalpas are a popular habitat for many
birds, providing them good shelter...
The tree Guide at arborday.org offers information on size, height, growth rate, sun
and soil preference, and more on Northern Catalpa and many other commonly ...
Mar 23, 2015 ... Across the midwest United States, you may find a bright green tree with lacy
panicles of creamy white flowers - the catalpa tree. Try growing a ...
Jun 22, 2011 ... A quick video showing the beauty of this unusual tree. Looking for something
different for your yard? Consider the Catalpa.
Aug 4, 2014 ... Due to their huge leaf size and similar flowers, Catalpa and Paulownia trees are
often confused with each other. There are a few simple ways to ...
Jun 27, 2005 ... as the word for the tree. 'Speciosa' means “showy” for the large and numerous
flowers. Uses. Horticultural: Northern catalpa (Catalpa speciosa.
Catalpa is also known to be a mild narcotic, which is used in curing the “
whooping cough. Because of the shape of the leaves, the Southern Catalpa was
Propagation of the Northern Catalpa Tree: Catalpa speciosa. Christopher
Besemann: March 2003: NDSU PLSci - Plant Propegation. 1. The Catalpa tree is
Jul 1, 2014 ... crush a leaf or two, or crack open a seed pod: the southern catalpa has a strong,
foul odor when crushed; and the seed pods have little hairs ...
Jun 27, 2005 ... Hardy catalpa, western catalpa, Catawba, cigar tree,. Indian bean tree, Indian
cigar. Uses. Northern catalpa is primarily used today as a large.