|This is a vase-shaped, upright deciduous tree. Leaves are dense, ovate, often lobed, dark green, up to 3 inches long. Red buds develop into double, rose pink flowers in spring. Fruit is dull red, approximately the size of a cherry. Grows to 40 feet tall and 10-20 feet wide. This tree does well in most soil, but will be more attractive if fed peat and compost.