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botanical name:
Sophora japonica 'Pendula'
Sophora japonica 'Pendula' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Weeping Japanese Pagoda Tree, Weeping Scholar Tree
family:  Papilionaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: weeping
leaf colour: green
flower colour: cream
fruit colour: buff
stem/bark: dark grey
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Attractive small weeping tree forming a rounded, fine-textured canopy. Long stiffly drooping branches and alternate, pinnate leaves. Very rarely flowers.

Moist, well drained, preferably light, soil in a sunny position. Some tolerance to drought.
Notably resistant to honey fungus.

Grafting or cuttings.

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