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Amur Maackia

Botanical Name
Maackia amurensis
Min Zone
4
Max Zone
7
Height
20 to 30 feet
Width
20 to 30 feet
Flowers
White, pea-like flowers on 4 to 6 inch panicles in summer, slightly fragrant
Fruit
2 to 4 inch flat seed pod, persistant
Light
Full sun
Soil
Loose, well-drained
Planting & Care
  • Adaptable to both acidic and alkaline soils
  • Fixes atmospheric nitrogen
  • May not bloom well every year
Problems
None serious
Varieties
  • Summertime - University of Minnesota introduction, hardier than species (Zone 3), round form, 15 -20' tall by 12 - 15' wide
  • MaacNificent - cold hardy to Zone 3, vase form, 30' tall by 20' wide, yellow fall color

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