Princeton Sentry Ginkgo

Height: 40’- 50’
Spread: 20’-30’
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 8
Fall Color: Golden Yellow
Preferred Soil: Moist, Well Drained
Exposure Type: Full Sun



Ginkgo biloba ‘Princeton Sentry’ / Princeton Sentry Ginkgo

Planting Points: A piece of living history, this slow growing cultivar makes a great option for the urban canopy. ‘Princeton Sentry’ is an all-male cultivar typically growing at maturity to 40-50′ with an upright, narrowly conical habit. A resilient tree that will adapt to most soil conditions also has no serious insect or disease problems. The upright form, resiliency, and beautiful fall color create a perfect combination for an urban tree.

Siting This Tree: A beautiful and upright growing tree gives some flexibility when finding a permanent home. It prefers moist, sandy, well-drained soils. Tolerant of a wide range of soil conditions, including both alkaline and acidic soils and compacted soils. Also tolerant of saline conditions, air pollution and heat.