Native to Eastern North America. Majestic shade tree with dark red fall foliage. Attracts abundant wildlife & host plant for the Banded Hairstreak, Edward's Hairstreak, Gray Hairstreak, White-M Hairstreak, Horace's Duskywing, Juvenal's Duskywing butterflies, and many moths.
Growth Rate: Slow
Mature Height: 50-80 ft
Mature Spread: 50-80 ft
Light: Full sun
Moisture: Moist, acidic, adapts to dry, well drained