Ginkgo are large deciduous trees, developing an irregular, spreading crown with age, fan-shaped, 2-lobed leaves, and on female trees, unpleasantly scented yellow fruits each containing a single large seed are popular in towns and cities worldwide and are even farmed in plantations for their medicinal properties.
Site: Inland exposure tolerated
Soils: Well drained
Position: Sun, tolerates partial shade when young
Size: Up to 20m