The leaves of Tree of heaven are odd- or even-pinnately compound with 9 to 41 leaflets. The leaflets are 5 - 18 cm (2.0 – 7.1 in) long. The leaf margin of the leaflets is smooth.
The greenish flowers are arranged as panicles. The fragrance of the flowers is unpleasant.
The samara are orange red.
The branches are brown to greenish yellow.
single tree, parks, urban green, pioneer plant