This small tree is a favorite because in early spring it presents a dazzling display of rose-pink flowers on its bare branches before the leaves develop. It makes a great addition to a small patio or courtyard space. Moderate watering once established.
Flowers are reddish purple in bud, rosy pink when they open. Leaves are yellow in fall.
Type of Plant: Deciduous Ornamental Tree
Distinguishing Characteristics: A spring favorite with very attractive spring flowers
Water Use: Moderate
Flower Color: Pink
Sun/Location: Full Sun
Approximate Height at Maturity*: 15'
Approximate Spread at Maturity*: 10'
Tree Shape:  Multi-stem or low branching tree
*Under average conditions in Northern New Mexico