A very popular, small, hardy, deciduous tree & green foliage turns yellow or red in Autumn. In Spring it produces large, double deep-pink flowers covering the tree.
Green foliage & young trees are vase-shaped, spreading with maturity.
Prefers a moist, rich, well-drained position in full sun. Tolerant of heat, adaptable to various conditions & plants are usually budded or grafted.
Best Suited For
A great feature tree in small gardens or where there is limited space & provides a lovely contrast with other plants.
Mulch to retain soil moisture and control weeds. Fertilize during the growing season. Water well in Summer. Protect from strong winds to prevent damage to flowers.
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