• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Moderate grower to 20 ft. tall, 25 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Fall Flowering
    Blooms:
    Late fall through early winter
    Landscape Uses:
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:bow-HIN-ee-a blayk-ee-AH-na
    Plant type:Tree
    Deciduous/evergreen:Semi-evergreen
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Moderate grower to 20 ft. tall, 25 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Late fall through early winter
    Flower color:Red
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Garden styleAsian/Zen, Tropical
    Design IdeasTop-notch as a specimen tree in a garden focal point. Make it the centerpiece of a shrub collection. Blooms in December to April just after its leaves drop for a short period, so it's a standout in any garden.
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.Pruning time: winter.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.