Characteristics: This small tree is not only showy, but additionally tolerates a wide range of soil types and is both cold hardy and drought tolerant. Dark, dramatic foliage and peeling bark on mature branches makes this the perfect tree for a landscape accent. 'Summer Wine' can also be planted in groups for a border or screen. Plant this variety in front of greenery to heighten visual impact in your landscape.
Height (mature): 7 ft
Width (mature): 4 ft
Bloom Time: Spring/early summer
Sun: Full sun to partial shade
Shape: Mounded/Dense Growth Habit
Foliage Color: Wine-red/burgundy, turning a green hue in hot summer climates