Paulownia Elongata leaves are large and perhaps the largest of all in these species.
Paulownia is a genus of flowering trees which are extremely vigorous in growth.They are deciduoud trees with heart shaped leaves which can be as long as 15inch in size in some cultivars.The flowers are produced on penicles which resemble to a foxglove flower in early spring.The flowers are very fragrant.It could start flowering in only it’s second year.
Paulownia holds the world record for the fastest growing tree in the world.Normally a paulownia would reach 12-14 feet in it’s first year
Paulownia wood can be harvested in 4-5 years.The wood is very famous all around the world, light weight wood is used in all kinds of furniture.Paulownia can form into a giant tree in 5 years which other trees will take 20 years.
High carbon absorbing rate from the atmosphere at 13 tons per year in an acre.
It has a habbit of regenerating from the stump very fast after it has been cut for wood.
Wood won’t twist or crack.
Fire Resistance at 477C flash point.