Stunning and spectacular are not words of exageration for the Chinese Golden Rain Tree in bloom. Also called Chinese Lantern Tree for the attractive seed pods that form after the bloom. These pods range from a lime green to a rosy red depending on the tree. As fall approaches these pods turn an attractive golden brown.
Goldenrain Tree is a tough and versatile tree that can handle city conditions. Individual trees vary in the dates they bloom. Most bloom in June but some are as late as July. Goldenrain Tree is hardy in zones 5 through 9.