Area of origin: China, west of Szechuan. Discovered in 1941, introduced in 1948.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 50 m (164'), width up to 10 m (32,8').
Soil Type: All, fresh and moist.
Hardiness: Hardy to -20°C.
Exposure: Full sun.
Properties and uses:
The foliage turns beautiful colours in autumn, yellow brown to red brown before falling. It is a beautiful tree for a park and grows quickly.