Plant Type: Deciduous, broadleaf, weeping, small spring flowering tree
Habit: Weeping branches archto create an umbrella shape
Mature Size: 20’-25’ tall; 15’-20’ wide
Growth Rate: Moderate Zones: 5-8
Foliage: Heart shaped leaves start scarlet-purple; turn bronze-green; yellow-brown in fall
Flower: Showy, abundant, reddish purple buds opens to rosy pink-purple blooms in March-April; full sun for best blooms
Requirements: Well drained, moist soil, part to full sun
Landscape Characteristics: Small spring flowering tree, great in flower beds, residential lawns or paired with other landscape plants. Not suited to wet, flooded soil or street medians. Moderately tolerant of drought and low tolerance to salt.
*Nursery visits need to be made by appointment, or just call ahead.
Tidewater Trees specializes in quality, field grown landscape scale nursery stock. We provide quality plants and dependable service to landscapers, municipalities, re-wholesalers, garden centers and retail customers in Virginia Beach, Jamestown, Williamsburg, Yorktown, Norfolk, Franklin, Hampton, Suffolk, Chesapeake, Newport News and Cape Henry Village. Our services include retail tree sales, tree transplanting and landscaping services.