Habit: Shrub or small tree (grafted), densely branched, compact, broadly globular crown, medium growth rate, 10-20 cm a year.
Size: Hight 4-6 (8) m, Width 2-3 m / final height depends on grafting height.
Characteristics: Twigs initially red-brown and glossy, later copper-brown yellow autumn colour.
Soil: Moderately dry to fresh, sensitive to heat and drought; on all slightly acidic to alkaline substrates, nutritious, loamy; very sensitive to salt.
Note: Tolerates cutting into old wood, suitable for tall cut hedges; cut in July or August.
Hardiness: Zone 4