Fast growth to 90 ft. Broad, spreading branches and round-topped crown. The leaves are green above and paler matte green below during the growing season, developing rich red and brown hues in autumn. High branching habit and open shade make it a good tree for big lawns, parks and broad avenues. Its deep roots make it good to garden under. Growth Habit: 12" to 36" per year. Zone 5-9.