GOLDEN BALL LEAD TREE (Leucaena retusa)

Evergreen: No
Size: Small
Bloom Period: Summer
Bloom Color: Yellow
Exposure: Sun, Part Shade
Category: Trees
Landscape Uses:
Plant as an accent tree in well drained soil. This spring bloomer makes a nice accent in the landscape.

Plant Description: Golden Ball Lead Tree is a small deciduous tree that grows fifteen feet tall and ten feet wide.  The compound leaves are composed of several bright green leaflets that fade to a darker green with maturity. Bright yellow one inch flowers that look like balls bloom near the tip of the branches in the spring.  This unusual tree is drought and heat tolerant, and thrives planted in full sun.

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