HARDINESS: Zones 5 - 9.
GROWTH HABIT: 35' high with a 20' wide spread. Oval to round; small tree. Moderate growth rate. Adapts to sun or light shade. Prefers acid, well-drained soils.
FOLIAGE: Glossy green in summer; turns yellow to orange to red in late fall.
BARK: Exfoliating bark with strips in orange-brown when young and grey when mature.
LANDSCAPE VALUE: Adaptable to urban areas. Excellent choice for parking lots, small commercial buildings and aprtment complexes. Works well as a street tree due to its tolerance of soil compaction and heat. Highly drought tolerant.