Flame Thrower Redbud Tree
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1 Year Extended Warranty Option:
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Ignite your garden with the fiery beauty of the Flame Thrower Redbud (Cercis canadensis 'Flame Thrower'). This remarkable cultivar of the Eastern Redbud introduces a vibrant explosion of color to your landscape, making it a standout choice for gardeners seeking a unique and eye-catching focal point. With its striking foliage, compact size, and low-maintenance nature, the Flame Thrower Redbud is a captivating addition that brings a burst of excitement to every season.
Mature Height: The Flame Thrower Redbud typically reaches a mature height of 10 to 12 feet, making it an excellent choice for smaller gardens, urban landscapes, or as a stunning addition to larger landscapes where its colorful presence can be appreciated up close.
Exposure Requirements: This redbud thrives in full sun to partial shade. Plant it in an area where it can receive at least 6 hours of sunlight daily for the best foliage coloration and overall growth.
Growing Zones: Ideal for growing zones 5 to 9, the Flame Thrower Redbud is well-suited to a wide range of climates, from cooler northern regions to milder southern areas.
Striking Foliage: The standout feature of this redbud is its vibrant foliage, which emerges in a blaze of fiery shades. The young leaves appear in tones of red, orange, and yellow, creating a stunning display that resembles flames. As the leaves mature, they transition to shades of green, maintaining a touch of red along the veins, and eventually turn golden-yellow in the fall.
Compact Form: The Flame Thrower Redbud has a compact and dense growth habit, giving it a neat and tidy appearance. This makes it an excellent choice for smaller spaces or as a focal point in a garden bed.
Low Maintenance: Once established, the Flame Thrower Redbud is relatively low maintenance. It requires minimal pruning and is generally resistant to common pests and diseases, making it a hassle-free addition to your garden.
Spring Blooms: In addition to its captivating foliage, this redbud produces lovely pink to lavender-pink blossoms in early spring, creating a beautiful contrast with the emerging fiery leaves.
Wildlife Attraction: The spring blossoms of the Flame Thrower Redbud attract pollinators, making it a valuable addition to any garden that aims to support bees and other beneficial insects.