Glowing, burgundy-red, tulip-shaped buds which open out to large, star-shaped flowers. Very floriferous variety which flowers from an early age and for a prolonged period. Narrow, erect grower. Perfect where space is limited. Mid-season flowering. Excellent street tree. Deciduous tree that grows at a moderate rate to reach 6m (H) x 3m (W) in 10 years.