- USDA hardiness zones:
- Medium to wet
Easily grown in average, medium to wet, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Tolerant of a wide range of soils, but prefers moist, slightly acid conditions. Very cold hardy.
Size and growth:
- 40.0 to 70.0 feet
- 30.0 to 50.0 feet
Bloom / flowers:
- March - April
- Red, sometimes yellow
Good in the fall, Showy flowers, Street, Yellow, Shade, and Red
US native plant
Eastern and central North America
Plant as a specimen tree for the lawn, street or park. It is of note that this tree has a shallow, flattened root system that may buckle nearby sidewalks or driveways if planted too close.
Leaf hoppers can cause substantial damage.