Tree of Heaven
Ailanthus altissima
Simaroubaceae

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Classification Tree of Heaven

Height: up to 25 m (82 ft)

Leaf: lanceolate, unpaired pinnate

Flowers: June - July, greenish panicles, uncomfortable fragrance

Fruit: winged nuts

Branches: brown, greenish yellow

Bark: grayish green, smooth later covered in bark

Root: shallow root

Habitat: son - light shade

Soil: sandy to loamy

ph-value: acidic to alkalescent