Flowers are white and have five petals which form in drooping clusters and appear before the leaves in early spring. Flowers ripen into berries which are dark-purplish black in early summer.
|Habitat||This lovely small tree grows in the woodland or along wooded borders. Makes a nice accent plant in a native garden. Does well along stream banks and ponds too. The early blossom provides food for pollinators, birds eat the berries, and the leaves provide fall color.|
|Leaf Description||Finely toothed, obvate leaves. Turn "peachy" in fall.|
|Soil Type||All Types|
|Light Source||Partial Shade, Sun|