Blooming in May, the provide pollination early in the season. The white-pink blossoms have five petals and bloom at stem terminal ends in clusters of 4-20. The fruit is red-purple and small and forms in early to mid summer. The fruits are important to wildlife.
|Habitat||Grows well in acidic, moist and well-drained soils. Full sun and partial shade are best for these trees. Three of a about 20 species of deciduous-leaved shrubs and small trees in the Rose family.|
|Leaf Description||Leaves are deciduous, alternal, simple, and lace to elliptically shaped. Turn peach colored in fall.|
|Light Source||Partial Shade, Sun|