Perennial

Cercis canadensis Flame Thrower® ('NC2016-2')

Flame Thrower® Eastern Redbud: PP31,260

  • Foliage starts burgundy red
  • Foliage ages to bright yellow and green
  • Developed by JC Arboretum at NC State University

This Cercis has pink flowers that are followed by unique foliage, emerging burgundy-red, followed by bright yellow and green as it ages. The color display is persistent throughout the season, often showing four to five different shades on a single branch. Developed by the JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University. 

Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Full Sun
Full Sun
Average Water
Average Water

Characteristics and Attributes