The leaves open red tinged, becoming deep green with a distinct gray underside. Excellent fall color. The bark is a mellow brownish gray.
Light: Plant in sun to part sun.
Growth: Medium to fast growth rate, attains 10-12' every 5-7 years. Will average 40-60' tall and wide.
Uses: Often used as lawn, street and park trees. Does not tolerate pollution.
Tips: Naturally occurs in low, moist locations. Easily transplanted.