|Form:||Pyramidal in youth , broadening over time|
|Mature Height:||35' to 45'|
|Mature Spread:||20' to 25'|
|Use:||'Chanticleer' and 'Redspire' varieties are good for tight planting strips.|
|Notable Characteristics:||Fast grower, Strong pyramidal form and profuse white flowers appearing in late April, Great three season tree, Reds, purples, and oranges very attractive fall foliage|
|Limitations:||Short lived (20 years)then have the tendency to break apart.|
|Where can I find this tree in Glen Ridge?|
* Gateway Tree - refer to the Glen Ridge Community Forest Master Plan for more information.