Laburnum ‘Famous Walk’ Golden Chain

Description: Laden with streaming racemes of golden yellow flowers in May/early June. The seeds are poisonous if eaten. Ideal for arches pagodas and specimens.

History: A special form propagated from the famous 55 metre arches walk at Bodnant Gardens, Conwy.

Laburnum Growing Tips: Pruning is not needed in case of this slow growing variety, but if you wish to maintain a size or shape you can prune unwanted branches in the middle of winter or early in the spring. Easy to grow in any well-drained soil in a full sun position.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 4m x 3m

Attributes

  • Deciduous
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • S Size: Small
  • Chalk tolerant
  • Prune after flowering
  • Prefers acid soil

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