|This is a rounded, deciduous tree. Leaves are dense, ovate, often lobed, dark green, up to 3 inches long. Red buds develop into white, single flowers in spring. Fruit are golden yellow, persistent, approximately the size of a cherry. Grows to 12 feet tall and 8 to 10 feet wide. This tree does well in most soil, but will be more attractive if fed peat and compost. Not disease resistant.