japanese I think

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Date Photo Taken: 5/1/2011
Location: south atlanta area
Posted By: cerrajero

Notes:

this is a tree that i have been told that it is japanese but no google search has come up with anything

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  1. Bobby Unregistered says:

    Southern Catalpa. Gran-daddy called them fishing trees. The catalpa sphinx moth larva that feed on the leaves of this tree make a pretty good bait. They can also make a pretty good mess of the leaves. They’re really attractive in bloom.
    http://treesandshrubs.about.com/od/commontrees/p/Southern-Catalpa.htm
    http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=CABI8
    Here is what Walter has to say about the fish bait control on them http://www.walterreeves.com/gardening-q-and-a/catalpa-worm-control/

    May 3rd, 2011 at 9:09 pm

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