Hearts of Gold Redbud (Cercis canadensis ‘Hearts of Gold’)

Hearts of Gold Redbud

  • Pea-Shaped, Lavender Spring Buds
  • Glossy, Orange-Red Leaves that Fade to Bright Gold
  • Easy to Care for
  • Pollinator Favorite
  • Dramatic, Specimen Tree

This vibrant beauty will leave you in an absolute loss of words. The Hearts of Gold Redbud (Cercis canadensis ‘Hearts of Gold’) effortlessly makes gloomy days seem bright and happy.

In the spring, the pea-shaped lavender blooms profusely bloom to make a large bouquet of flowers to be enjoyed by family, friends, and even beneficial pollinators.

Following the long fluorescent lavender flower display, small heart shaped leaves emerge orange red and quickly mature to lemon yellow and when fully expanded turn to a bright golden color.

Towards the trunk, the plant displays darker yellow-green leaves, but fades into a bright gold coloration that dramatically protrudes making it hard not to notice the magnificent tree.

Hearts of Gold Redbud is known to be quite the looker and does especially well as a specimen plant and truly draws everyone and everything to its beauty.

Using this tree for hedging is incredibly common with its capability to leave a bright illuminating outline for your garden, sidewalk, or driveway.

This plant will never fail to get the job done in your landscaping, so be sure to do your part by planting this lightening rod in your landscape in a sunny or part shade and well drained soil for great results.

Hearts of Gold will leave you speechless, but lucky for you, ordering this tree is only a couple clicks away from being the game changer your landscaping wants and needs.

Hearts of Gold Redbud (Cercis canadensis ‘Hearts of Gold’) Details

Common name Hearts of Gold Redbud
Botanical name Cercis canadensis 'Hearts of Gold'
Plant type Deciduous
Hardiness zone 5-9
Growth rate Medium
Height 20 - 25 ft.
Width 15 - 18 ft.
Sunlight Full Sun, Partial Shade
Moisture Medium
Soil condition Well Drained
Pollinator-friendly Yes
Pruning time After Flowering
Flower color Pink, Purple