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Northern Catalpa Tree (Catalpa speciosa)

Image ID: 2012/mr55L

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Other common names: Cigar Tree
Family: Bignoniaceae (Bignonia)
Height: 40 to 60 ft. (shrub)
Blooms: June to June
Leaf Type: smooth
Bloom Size:  2 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Individual flowers, Fused petals, 4 parts
Location: Mon River Trail
Date:  6/9/2012
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Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.

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