In the Pink

by Nancy Rose, Editor of Arnoldia

August 14, 2014

Koelreuteria paniculata 'Rose Lantern' 771-68-A

In the Pink

Koelreuteria paniculata 'Rose Lantern' 771-68-A

‘Rose Lantern’, a cultivar of goldenrain tree (Koelreuteria paniculata) Acc. # 771-68*A (photo: Robert Mayer)

‘Rose Lantern’, a cultivar of goldenrain tree (Koelreuteria paniculata) introduced by the Arboretum, blooms nearly a month later than the species and its papery seed capsules are blushed rosy pink. It also has a botanical history worthy of a detective novel: read it here. (photo: Robert Mayer)
Arnoldia 56/2, 1996 [pdf]

— Nancy Rose, Editor of Arnoldia

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