A small, erect, broadly conical deciduous tree with green pinnate leaves composed of up to 17 lance shaped, finely pointed leaflets turning bright red and orange in autumn. It bears creamy white flowers in spring, followed by glossy scarlet berry-like fruits in autumn.

Soil: Moist, well drained, acidic or neutral soils.

Aspect: Full sun or part shade.

Suitable Locations: Small gardens, urban sites, woodlands.