Hearts Of Gold Redbud
Cercis canadensis 'Hearts of Gold' P.P #17,740
The first known gold-foliaged Cercis! Exceptional native redbud displays a riot of color in early spring as brilliant lavender-purple blooms appear on bare branches. Spring foliage emerges red, maturing to gold; shaded leaves will be green. Large, heart shaped leaves are burn-resistant even in full summer sun. Feature as a specimen or mass as an informal hedge.
|Botanical Pronunciation:||SER-sis kan-a-DEN-sis|
|Key feature:||Dramatic Foliage Color|
|Patent Act:||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Cold hardiness zones:||5 - 9|
|Light Needs:||Partial to full sun|
|Water Needs:||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Average landscape size:||Reaches 10 ft. tall and wide in 5 years, maturing to 20 to 25 ft. tall, 18 ft. wide.|
|Special features:||Attracts Butterflies, North American Native Selection|
|Landscape use:||Firescaping/Fire Wise|
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