Thanks to its size it is suitable for even the smallest of gardens.
The main feature flowers appear earliest of all flowering cherries and plums - February and March. They are pure white with yellow stamens and there is always profusion of them on the tree every spring. Autumn leaves have vivid red, burgundy and orange shades.
No need for pruning. It is soil tolerant but does best in well drained but moist soil.
Fully hardy to about -34C Grows to about 3m high and 2m wide. Prune in summer if needed.