|This is a spreading, fast-growing, large tree with a rounded crown and bright orange-red shoots. Leaves are lanceolate, saw-toothed, bright green on top, underside bluish-green, up to 4 in. long. Foliage often turns brilliant golden yellow in autumn. 'Britzensis' produces yellowish-green, male catkins with yellow anthers, to 2 in. long, borne in spring. Grows up to 80' tall and 30' wide. A beautiful lanscape specimen for moist to wet locations.