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Ginkgo biloba ‘Busse’ originates from Germany and was found as a witch's broom in Mönchengladbach.Mönchengladbach, formerly München-Gladbach, a city, North Rhine–Westphalia Land (state), western Germany. It lies near the border with the Netherlands, west of Düsseldorf. It developed around a Benedictine monastery (founded in 972, suppressed in 1802), from which the name Mönchengladbach (“Monks’ Gladbach”) is derived. The plant is named after the person who discovered it, Mr. Busse.


Description - Ginkgo biloba ‘Busse’ The foliage for the most part is entire, a fresh lighter green than is typical. The tree develops with an open habit. It is stated that this is a dwarf cultivar. The growth rate is 30cm a year, the overall height and spread have not been determined. But a height of 3m and spread of 2m can be expected in 10 years.

Ginkgo biloba ‘Busse’

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