Flame thrower redbud tree. The show was held august 21 23 in portland oregon. We recommend a minimum of 3×3 ft. Flame thrower has an arching habit and grows about 15 to 20 feet tall and 15 feet wide. Soil compaction will restrict growth and should be addressed by digging as large a hole as possible. Delivering rich fall color when most other varieties are plain green the flame thrower redbud has all the great attributes of the redbud just in a bold new hue for your landscape. I was lucky t. Developed by the jc raulston arboretum at nc state university. And digging at least 18 inches deep to break up the soil.
Flame thrower redbud tree New leaves emerge burgundy red and fade to yellow and green with this pattern continuing throughout the summer.
Flame thrower redbud tree. Product description this is a tree you ll want to grow even if only for the incredible beauty of its heart shaped foliage. The flame s heart shaped foliage emerges in a strong burgundy red transitioning to yellow and then green as it matures. In spring the branches are covered with tiny pink flowers and then the real color show begins.
Flame thrower redbud tree garden center bareroot. As each leaf matures in its own time there s a beautiful blend of about four or five colors on each branch at a time. Flame thrower redbud is an awesome new introduction from jc raulston arboretum at north carolina state university and is now part of sooner s redbud selections for spring of 2020.
Nursery professionals attending the 2019 farwest show chose flame thrower redbud cercis nc2016 2 pptbs as their people s choice best in show award winner in the new varieties showcase. Heart shaped foliage emerges in a strong burgundy red that turns yellow then green as it matures. Flame thrower redbud tree this is amazing tree in this video i go over flame thrower redbuds.
Star roses also is introducing golden falls redbud this. The flame thrower like most redbud trees prefers consistently moist soil that is rich in organic matter but can do well in a wide range of soils. Get rich fall color when most other varieties are plain green with the flame thrower redbud you get all the great attributes of the redbud plus bold autumnal color in the summer months.
Color display is persistent throughout the season often showing four to five different shades on a single branch. This cercis has pink flowers that are followed by unique foliage emerging burgundy red followed by bright yellow and green as it ages. Haugh said it ll be in limited supply for 2020.
New leaf growth is this strong burgundy red that turns yellow then green as it matures. It is a new introduction from denny werner. Why flame thrower redbud trees.
Jung seed company ppaf phenomenal coloration all summer long. This cultivar is going to bloom beautiful pink flowers in early spring that is typical of the species.