20’-25' tall with a 15'-25' spread. Rounded vase shape form. Partial shade to full sun exposure. Grows in moist well drained soil. Pink/Purple flowers in Spring (March/April) blanket the branches. Green heart-shaped leaf turning an attractive yellow in the Fall. Great used as a specimen or in a group [naturalized or woodland setting. There is a white flowering form [Whitebud] with the same characteristics as above.