Beautiful , glossy, deep purple leaves that hold their color well throughout the summer. The pointy leaves emerge burgundy in the spring. Cinnamon-white exfoliating bark. fall colors range from bright reds and oranges, to yellow and purple. Upright pyramidal shape, rounding out somewhat with maturity. Prune only in summer when fully leafed out. Fast grower. It should not be allowed to dry out.
- Height: 30'-40'
- Spread: 15'-20'
- Fruit/Flower: nutlett / catkins
- Fruit Size: 1"-2"
- Bloom: spring
- Flower Color: Gray-Green
- Foliage Color: Purple
- Fall Color: Purple to Orange-Red