Height: 60-80 feet; 25-30-foot spread
Light: full sun
Soil: Moist well-drained; tolerates flooding during dormancy
Growth rate: Fast--more than 2' per year
Foliage: Red to burgundy fall
Landscape: Yards, lawns, parks
More information and native range here
Pollinator value: Medium. Larval host to the Gray Hairstreak and hundreds of other butterfly and moth species. Provides food and shelter for birds.
Beautiful shade and rich fall colors; a favorite among homeowners.