Project Description

Flame Thrower™ Redbud

Cercis Flame Thrower™ ‘NC2016-2’ PPTBS

Introduced by Star Roses and Plants
Bred by Dr. Denny Werner in North Carolina

This breakthrough small tree variety has extremely unique foliage color, with four to five different foliage colors (burgundy, red, orange, yellow, lime) on just one branch. New growth is burgundy/red and ages to bright yellow, then green. Very minimal leaf scorch, and low maintenance. Semi-pendulous habit, growing to 15–20 feet high and 15 feet wide.

Available as bare root from Star Roses and Plants (Booth 16007)