The leaves are the most amazing feature of the Rising Sun™ Redbud. From spring to fall this tree will add eye-popping multi-color foliage to your home or garden. Starting at the trunk of the tree and moving outward the leaves of this tree transition from dark green, to pale green, to yellow, to bronze orange. This cascade of color provides captivating depth to the already gorgeous heart-shaped redbud leaves. It will also produce the classic redbud flowers of purple, pink that cluster along the branches in early spring.
|Bloom Period:||Early spring|
|Fall Color:||Yellow, with shades of green and orange|
|Foliage Color:||New growth emerges orange and transitions from yellow to green|
|Genus & Species:||Cercis canadensis The Rising Sun (‘JNJ’)|
|Mature Height:||10 to 12 ft.|
|Mature Spread:||10 ft.|
|Soil Type:||Adaptable to many soil types, including wet soil, but prefers moist, but well draining soil that is rich in organic matter|
|Sun Exposure:||Full sun, partial sun, partial shade|
|Zone:||5 to 9|
General care for any tree or shrub is easy, please educate yourself and follow these simple rules.
Fabulous nursery! I ordered a Rising Sun Redbud tree for planting in coastal Florida Zone 9. It came well packed and very healthy and bare-branched the first week in February. Now it's full of gorgeous leaves. It will be so beautiful outside my kitchen window. Thank you so much, Travis!