Category: deciduous shrub Size:
Mature Size: 2 - 8 ' by 5 - 8 '
Zone: Down to 3 Growth Rate: moderate
Foliage: ovate 1 - 2.5 ", dark green
Elevation (if known): To 10,000'
Water: Prefers regular watering, but can tolerate dryness.
Soil : Well drained, loose soil. OK in poor soil
Sun: Sun to filtered shade
Comments: Wind tolerant. Grows slowly but with nice shape in Alamosa.
Alamosa Tree Board Recommended? no
Street Tree? no Street Tree Conditions:
CO/NM native? no Native to: N Asia
Known Locations: Marilyn Loser garden.
Information Sources: Rky Mtn Gardener's Guide; Little Valley Whole Sales Nursery