Height: 25-35'; Spread: 25-35'
Slow to moderate
Deciduous; round form; moderate canopy.
Dark green, pinnate leaves with 10 or more smooth narrow leaflets, 2-4" long. Fall foliage is yellow to reddish brown; tree is bare December-March.
Female trees produce of 1/4-1/2" blue, sometimes red, drupes in summer or fall.
Mottled, gray bark.
In general, 15-20 gallons per week for the first 2 years; 15-20 gallons twice a month for the 3rd year; as needed after 3 years (varies by soil, sun, and wind conditions).
- Tree Care:
Low. Early pruning needed to train a good shape; pruning needed less frequently with age.
Drought (once established), heat.
- Special Considerations:
Prefers sun, warmth, and good drainage. Does not tolerate strong wind.
- Notable Traits:
Native to China. Good fall color, even in mild climates. Pest resistant.