All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Princess or Empress Tree; Pawlonia (close-up)</strong>
<span style="color: red;">(INN)Rank 1</span>
<em>Paulownia tomentosa*</em><br>
This tree is a native of Japan. It was once planted when a daughter was born for wood to build her dowery b...
Princess or Empress Tree; Pawlonia (close-up)
(INN)Rank 1
Paulownia tomentosa*

This tree is a native of Japan. It was once planted when a daughter was born for wood to build her dowery box. The trees grow quickly and are very prolific. I found this tree growing along an abandoned railroad track in Oak Ridge in April.

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