Characteristics: Vibrant fall colors and airy purplish flower clusters distinguish this small tree.
Growing Conditions: Prefers full sun but is adaptable to many soils types. Tree is very tolerant of hot, dry, gravelly soils and difficult sites.
Uses: Good for borders, difficult sites and small planting areas.
Flowers: Purplish-pink 6-10
Leaves: Alternate leaf arrangement, simple, deciduous leaves, 2-5
Bark: Gray-brown, attractive, flaky bark.
Planting Strip Width: 2.5'
Useful for mid and late summer "flowering" effect.