|This is a round to spreading deciduous tree, to 30 feet tall and wide. Leaves are ovate, sparse, dark green, up to 3 in. long. Red buds produce large, double, pink flowers, fading to white as flowers mature. Fruit is yellow-green, approximately the size of a cherry. This tree does well in most soil, but will be more attractive if fed peat and compost. Moderately susceptible to disease.