HARDINESS: Zones 3-9
GROWTH HABIT: 60'-100' high with a 60'-80' spread. Broad open round-topped crown. Slow growth. Prefers acidic soil.
FOILAGE: Dark green in summer turns yellow in fall.
BARK: Flaky gray-brown with deep long fissures.
LANDSCAPE VALUE: A majestic tree for a large area. Excellent drought tolerance. Can tolerate swampy conditions.