|Spreading, suckering, deciduous small tree or shrub with smooth hairless branches. Grows to 20 feet tall and wide. Leaves are pinnately compound, to 16 inches in length. Petioles are often winged. 7 to 13 leaflets are ovate to oblong, serrate, bright green, turning brilliant red in the fall. Small yellowish-white flowers are in upright, conicle panicles, 6 to 10 inches in length, followed by orange-red, round fruit. Withstands poor, exposed conditions and little water. Fantastic fall color. Bold texture, especially with fall color, a nice accent. Native to East Asia.