- USDA hardiness zones:
- Full sun
Winter hardy to USDA Zones 8-10 where it grows best in slightly acidic, medium moisture, well-drained loams in full sun. Tolerates some light shade.
Size and growth:
- 15.0 to 25.0 feet
- 10.0 to 15.0 feet
Bloom / flowers:
- February - March
Flowering tree, Showy flowers, Showy fruit, White, and Shade
Where winter hardy, they may be grown in the landscape as specimens or small shade trees. Spring flowers are ornamentally attractive.
No serious insect or disease problems. Susceptible to dieback and canker. All parts of the tree are toxic to humans if ingested, and in particular the seeds.