• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Partial shade to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Needs regular watering; weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Reaches 25 feet tall and 12 feet wide.
    Key Feature:
    Dramatic Foliage Color
    Blooms:
    Spring
    Landscape Uses:
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:PROO-nus ser-YOO-lay-tuh
    Plant type:Tree
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth habit:Columnar
    Average landscape size:Reaches 25 feet tall and 12 feet wide.
    Foliage color:Multicolored
    Blooms:Spring
    Flower color:Pink
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Garden styleAsian/Zen, Cottage
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring
    Light Needs:
    <strong>Partial Sun / Partial Shade</strong>: These two terms are often used interchangeably to mean 3-6 (or 4-6) hours of sunlight each day. However, there is a difference.
<strong>Partial shade</strong> typically means the plants will appreciate a more gentle exposure such as the weaker morning or early afternoon sun, with the emphasis on providing the minimum needed shade and sheltering from intense late afternoon sun. <strong>Partial sun</strong> typically means the plants <u>need</u> some direct sun, so the emphasis is on meeting the required minimum hours of sunlight, with filtered sunlight or shade the balance of the day.
Both are best with shelter from the harshest late afternoon sun. This shade could be provided by a structure, a wall, larger plants or  tree(s).
    Partial shade to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering; weekly, or more often in extreme heat.