It has a faint, aromatic, non-characteristic odor and no characteristic taste.
Oct 10, Cracking it with Catalpa.
Trim to remove the damage, or remove the entire branch at the collar.
This particular form is wonderful. I think it's worth growing one just to be able to rattle off the name which is a gem, hard not t.
Jul 28, Indian Bean Tree is a small to medium sized, fast growing, moderately short-lived deciduous tree with a wide, spreading, round-headed crown that normally grows about 15–18 meters (49–59 ft.) tall, with a trunk up to 1 meter (3 ft. 3 in) diameter/ Jan 07, A tree that grabs your attention, the northern catalpa is a large tree with white, showy (and fragrant) flowers, massive heart-shaped leaves, and dangling bean-like seed pods (which persist through the winter) atop a twisting trunk and treecutter.bar common names for this tree include hardy or western catalpa, cigar tree, catawba, Indian bean tree, and caterpillar treecutter.barcal Name: Catalpa speciosa.