Ptelea trifoliata 'Aurea'
Description: A large, spreading deciduous shrub with trifoliate leaves which are bright yellow when young, later greenish-yellow. Small yellowish-green flowers with a honeysuckle-like fragrance adorn the branches in early summer, followed by clusters of winged fruits. In the past, this bitter fruit was used as a substitute for hops in brewing beer.
Ptelea Growing Tips: Grow in fertile well-drained soil. Can handle sun to full shade.
Height and Spread (after 10 years): 2m x 2m