|This is a weeping, spreading deciduous tree. Leaves are dense, ovate, often lobed, dark green with a tint of red, up to 3 inches long. Red buds develop into pink flowers in spring. Fruit are persistent, glossy red, approximately the size of a cherry. Grows 15-25 feet tall and 10-20 feet wide. This tree does well in most soil, but will be more attractive if fed peat and compost.