HARDINESS: Zones 4 to 9.
GROWTH HABIT: 45' high with a 35' spread. Upright and oval. Moderate to fast growth rate. Best growth and color in full sun; tolerates wet sites.
FOILAGE: Large glossy dark green leaves in summer that turn orange-red to dark red in fall.
BARK: Smooth light gray becoming dark gray when mature.
LANDSCAPE VALUE: Large shade tree. Specimen tree. Adaptable to urban growing sites. Moderately tolerant of air pollution, soil compaction and drought.