The first known gold-foliaged 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.
Cercis canadensis 'Hearts of Gold'
Prefers average well-drained soil, rich in organic matter. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep root system.
- Full Sun
- Partial Shade
Leaves emerge red, maturing to gold.
lavender-purple flowers bloom before leaves appear.
- Attracts Songbirds
- Low Maintenance