Cee’s Flower of the Day (Dec. 9th)
Flower of the Day: Ginkgo
Ginkgo, (Ginkgo biloba) has unique, fan-shaped leaves, which turn a stunning yellow color in the fall. According to research, the Ginkgo tree is a living fossil, with the earliest leaf fossils dating from 270 million years ago.
The Ginkgo tree was brought to American cities in the mid-19th century from China, thus it does not support native species of wildlife.