HARDINESS: Zones 4 to 9.
GROWTH HABIT: 50' high with a 35' spread. Broad uniform oval crown. Moderate growth rate. Best growth and color in full sun; tolerates wet sites.
FOILAGE: Dark glossy green leaves in summer. Early orange-red fall color.
BARK: Smooth light gray becoming dark gray, scaly, and furrowed when mature.
LANDSCAPE VALUE: Large shade tree. Adaptable to urban growing sites. Moderately tolerant of air pollution, soil compaction and drought.