Morioka Weeping Katsura Tree
Morioka Weeping Katsura Tree
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Morioka Weeping Katsura Tree

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Morioka Weeping Katsura Tree that Creates Colorful Seasons

  • Elegant, Free-Flowing Branches that Fall Downward
  • Reddish-Purple Spring Foliage
  • Fades into Blue-Green Coloration in Hot Summer Months
  • Butter-Yellow, Orange Bonfire Fall Foliage
  • Low-Maintenance
  • Illuminating Specimen Tree

One of the most elegant flowing weeping trees around. Before your eyes stands the one and only Morioka Weeping Katsura Tree (Cercidiphyllum japonicum 'Morioka Weeping').

Everyone is raving about the Morioka Weeping Katsura Tree’s enchanting, free-flowing branches that fall elegantly downward. You get caught in a daize by simply looking at this beautiful tree.

You won’t be able to get enough of its incredible variety of coloration throughout seasons.

In the spring, the foliage turns heads with its reddish-purple colors that quickly cascade into a blue-green coloration in the summer months.

The most vibrant of foliage is during the fall with its bright, butter-yellow with orange tones appearing like a big bonfire in your landscaping.

The Magnificent Morioka Weeping Katsura Tree has been one of the most enchanting specimen plants around and truly lives up to its reputation of being incredibly captivating.

This low-maintenance tree grows to be about 40 feet tall and wide when given property care by planting it in full to partial shade with rich, well-drained soil.

Your hunt for a plant that illuminates your entire landscaping is over because you found this irresistible weeping tree.

Order today your very own Morioka Weeping Katsura Tree to light your landscaping and life up!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 14.95
20 - 49.99 17.95
50 - 69.99 19.95
70 - 99.99 24.95
100 - 129.99 29.95
130 - 130+ Approx 25%

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Morioka Weeping Katsura Tree Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-8
Growing Zones 5-8
More Information
Brand Bower and Branch
Botanical Name Cercidiphyllum japonicum 'Morioka Weeping'
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 12 - 20 feet
Mature Spread 12 - 18 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Type Well Drained
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Green
Foliage Color Blue-Green
Fall Color Yellow
Pollinator Friendly No
When To Prune Late Winter
Fragrant No