Plant Type: Deciduous, broadleaf, small spring flowering tree
Habit: Upright, rounded vase shaped
Mature Size: 10’-30’ tall; 20’-30’ wide
Growth Rate: Moderate
Foliage: Med. green glossy leaves; yellow-orange, red, purple in fall
Flower: Small, white, round clusters bloom in spring; red fruit
Requirements: Well drained, moist soil, full sun for best flowering
Landscape Characteristics: Small specimen tree, great in borders, residential lawns or paired with other landscape plants. Used for screening or naturalizing. Branches have thorns so not suited near walkways or playgrounds. Moderate drought and salt tolerance.
*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.