The leaves of ginkgo are fan-shaped, up to 8 cm (3.2 in) long and gray-green in color.
The male flowers are about 3 cm (1.2 in) long yellow catkins. The female flowers are large only in few millimeters.
The stone core fruit is yellow-green, rounded, fleshy and unpleasant smelling. The core is edible.
The bark of the branches is gray-brown.
single tree or planting in groups, garden and parks