Tough and attractive shade tree for larger gardens. Oval shaped when young, rounding out with age with upright spreading branches. Prefers full sun.
Growth Rate: Fast
Foliage: Dark green above, lighter green below. Yellow with purple overlay in autumn.
Flower: Small, unimpressive flowers, that are green, purple and black.
Bark: Attractive grey becoming ridged and furrowed with age.
Tolerances: Adaptable. Tolerates a wide range of soil types and moderate drought once established but for best results, a well drained soil that can be watered in dry periods is preferred.