Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Moderate growing to 35 ft. tall, 20 ft. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Deer Resistant
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Spring
Botanical Pronunciation:BET-ew-la PEN-dew-la
Plant type:Tree
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Sunset climate zones:1 - 12, 14 - 24, 30 - 45
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Moderate growing to 35 ft. tall, 20 ft. wide.
Foliage color:Purple
Blooms:Spring
Flower color:Yellow
Design IdeasThis tree makes a striking lawn specimen. It can be planted with green-foliaged plants for good contrast, but be sure not to hide its beautiful white trunk.
Care Information
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.Pruning time: winter.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.