- Dry woods or clearings in mountains.
- Growth Habit:
- Deciduous large shrub or small tree, growing to 12 m tall.
- Bloom Time:
- Early to late spring.
- Presence in US:
- CO CT GA IA IL IN MA MD ME MI MN MT NC ND NH NJ NY OH PA RI SD TN VA VT WI WV WY
- Presence in Canada:
- AB BC MB NB NL NS NT ON PE QC SK