- USDA hardiness zones:
- Full sun to part shade
- Medium to wet
Easily grown in average, medium to wet, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Prefers moist, acidic soils with good drainage.
Size and growth:
- 40.0 to 50.0 feet
- 30.0 to 40.0 feet
Bloom / flowers:
- Red (male flower yellowish)
Good in the fall, Showy flowers, Street, Yellow, Shade, and Red
Specimen tree for the lawn or parks. It is of note that this tree has a shallow root system that may buckle nearby sidewalks or driveways if planted too close.
No serious insect or disease problems. Leafhoppers can cause substantial damage to folia in some areas.