Also known as the Royal Paulownia, .Mao pao tong, Empress tree, Princess tree, Royal paulownia. It's the fastest growing tree you can plant. Soars up to 12 feet the first growing season!!!!
Then reaches about 25 feet the third year. You will have fun watching this tree. Even more spectacular is its amazing beauty. The tree blooms colorful, lavender flowers in the spring that look and smell wonderful. Grow it when your in a hurry for quick shade, privacy or when you just need a beautiful ornamental showpiece. Its canopy creates dense shade for your home in the summer months. Then lets sunlight through in the winter - when you need it most. The Empress Tree is able to thrive in most areas throughout the United States, and has even been known to grow in certain parts of Canada and Mexico. Has no significant disease or insect problems. Grows in almost any kind of soil, even toxic ones. A drought tolerant tree that's hard to kill. Hardy zone 5-11. Can be planted any time. This is the easiest to grow tree you have ever seen.