Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Moderate grower to 20 ft. tall, 25 ft. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Fall Flowering
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Late fall through early winter
Landscape Uses:
Landscape Uses
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 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.