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Ginkgo Tree

Ginkgo Biloba Tree (5L Pot)

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Potted Ginkgo Tree - Description

  • Potted Ginkgo Biloba Tree
  • Sometimes Called 'Gingko'
  • Cultivar: Mariken
  • Maidenhair Tree
  • The World's Oldest Tree Species
  • Dates Back 270 Million Years
  • Plant Size
    • Current Height: 90cm (3 Foot)
    • Girth: 4cm
  • Potted (Containerised)
  • Comes in 5 Litre Pot

Ginkgo Tree - Characteristics

  • Because of its old genetic make up, the Ginkgo is a very unique tree
  • Foliage: Fan shaped with two lobes along leaf apex
  • Known as the Maidenhair Tree because it's foliage closely resembles the Maidenhair Fern
  • Prehistoric tree has the same characteristics now has it had when dinosaurs roamed the earth
  • Excellent Autumn colour
  • Habit: Narrow, upright tree that spreads out as it matures
  • Deciduous tree with attractive, greyish bark
  • Mature size: 12m in height & 8m spread
    • If allowed to grow to full maturity
    • Can be maintained at smaller size either
  • Excellent choice for small gardens, courtyards & front gardens
  • Growth rate: Moderate
  • Frost hardy

Ginkgo Tree - Uses

  • Great displays in Autumn
  • Ginkgo would make an excellent addition to your garden
  • Wonderful addition to arboretums
  • Plant with Ferns, Gunnera, Tree Ferns & Canna Lilies for a timeless garden
  • Ginkgo is used to aid memory & concentration

Ginkgo Tree - Planting Instructions

Planting Time

  • Potted plants can be planted all year round
  • Avoid frosty conditions, where the ground is frozen
  • Small tree, will take several years to mature

Positioning Trees

  • Requires a lot of sunlight
  • Position in a spot where the tree can grow & spread out
  • Soil: Fertile, well drained, light or heavy clay
  • Happy in acidic or neutral to alkaline soils
  • When planting, hold plants at ground level & back fill the top soil
  • Ensure each plant is straight & soil is compacted in around it's root ball
  • Level off the soil around the plants

After Care

  • Soak pot in water for approx. 10 minutes before planting
  • If dry weather persists, water every 2 days
  • Weeding is also essential - especially bind weed which can quickly smoother a young tree
  • Keep grass growth away from the base of trees to ensure a faster growth rate
  • Avoid strimming around the base of trees
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I was delighted to receive my gingko plant today. It is a good size and appears to be well rooted.
My last gingko died because of exposure to strong winds while we were away from home for an extended period. Which is why I was pleased to find this one at a reasonable cost.

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