The Musclewood Tree is on the small side as far as trees are concerned. The fact that is a smaller tree makes it excellent to use in urban areas or in areas where space is limited. It does have an adamant trunk and branches. When mature, this tree will require no maintenance. It is drought tolerant and also resistant to diseases and pests. It has beautiful green leaves in the spring and summer that turn a vibrant color in the fall months. This tree will do great in areas where drainage is good.