Cercis canadensis ‘Eternal Flame’® Red Bud

Syn; Flame Thrower.

Description: Stunning glossy foliage emerges a fiery red and the leaves turn a beautiful burnt orange to yellow colour as they age. The colour display persists through the season often showing 4-5 different shades on one branch. In spring small pink flowers adorn the branches and the leaves. 

Cercis Growing Tips: Performs best in moderately fertile well drained soils. The best flower production occurs in full sun but part shade is best in hot summer climates.

Height and Spread: 2m x 2m

Attributes

  • Deciduous
  • Flowering month: May
  • Leaf colour: Red / Gold
  • S Size: Small
  • Prefers full sun
  • Drought tolerant
  • Needs well-draining site
  • Autumn colour
  • Prune after flowering
  • Chalk tolerant

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