Open, branching ornamental with compound leaves that open bronze and mature to bright green. Showy 8-10″ golden upright flower panicles in summer, followed by decorative, winter-persistent, Chinese-lantern-like reddish fruit capsules that mature to buff-brown. Tolerant of temperature extremes and drought.
Type of Plant: Deciduous Shade Tree
Distinguishing Characteristics: Shape: Rounded Foliage: Pinnately compound, medium green
Water Use: Low
Flower Color: Yellow
Sun/Location: Full Sun
Approximate Height at Maturity*: 25'
Approximate Spread at Maturity*: 25'
*Under average conditions in Northern New Mexico