An elegant small vase shaped tree, with deeply lobed dark purple-red leaves in spring, which turn deep reddish-green over summer. Autumn foliage is an attractive bright red.
HEIGHT & WIDTH:
3.5 metres x 3 metres
Vase shaped small tree.
Spring foliage is purple red becoming a deep reddish-green with maturity. Autumn foliage is an attractive bright red, Insignificant tiny purple flowers.
An excellent feature tree, suitable for small gardens, with attractive red stems. It needs a sheltered spot, away from strong winds or all-day sunshine.
Plant in a well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilize when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune tree when planting to encourage new growth.