Plants, Weird and unusual, Common and underutilized, Mail order, flat rate of €12.50 throughout Ireland,
x Chitalpa tashkentensis 'Pink Dawn'
a nice rarity from Southwestern US, It is an intergeneric cross between Catalpa bignonioides and Chilopsis linearis
Slow to break bud, it has attractive narrow felted leaves, with stunning light pink frilly flowers up to 3cm each
Best grown in very well drained soil, against a south facing wall,
upto 4m tall