Trunk - Bark is light brown, ridged and furrowed.
Foliage - Leaves to 15" long, imparipinnately compound, with 7 - 15 leaflets, each 1 - 3" long and 1 1/2" wide, may be toothed or lobed.
Flowers/fruit - Small yellow summer flowers 1/2" long grow in showy tenninal panicles 8 - 20" long. The fruits are papery-walled green, then salmon capsules, resembling lanterns, oblong-ovoid, 1 - 2' long, turning buff to brown in fall, persisting into winter.
No significant pest problems are known at this time. .
Clearances - Suitable for 5' minimum parkways, medians or cutouts. Suitable under utility lines.
for street sides, medians, and parks and lawns.