Habit: Spreading ornamental tree, early spring flowers of all colors.
Culture: Easy, any soil, relatively drought tolerant.
Uses: Ornamental spring flowering tree.
Problems: Borers, leaf rollers, crown gall.
Notes: Flowers occur on second year's growth, so prune carefully.
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