Compact tree with handsome glossy dark green pointed foliage. Showy displays of yellow clustered flowers in summer, contrast with red tinged leaves and multi-coloured bark.
Suited to fertile moist soils in sun or shade. Once established tolerant of moderate frosts. Will grow in heavy damp and poorly drained soils.
PLANTING IDEAS AND USES:
A highly ornamental tree which can be used for shelter and shade.