|Spreading, suckering, deciduous small tree or shrub with smooth hairless branches. Grows to 24 feet tall and wide. Leaves are pinnately compound, to 16 inches in length. Petioles are often winged. 7-13 leaflets are ovate to oblong, serrate, bright green, turning brilliant red in the fall. Small yellowish-white flowers are in large, upright, conical panicles, 6-10 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.