A picture of a Hearts of Gold Redbud

Hearts of Gold Redbud

Cercis canadensis 'Hearts of Gold'

Also known as

Redbud 'Hearts of Gold'

Full Sun
Light watering
Half-hardy

5a-9b

USDA zone

-29°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

10m

Max

6m

2m

Min

2m

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Hearts of Gold Redbud Overview

Cercis canadensis 'Hearts of Gold' is a deciduous shrub or tree cultivar which often forms multiple stems, from the Fabaceae family. It is commonly known by the name Redbud 'Hearts of Gold', this plant produces fantastic pea-like, pink flowers and golden-yellow leaves. Heart-shaped or cordate leaves change colour each season, its a great choice to bring colour into the garden. This plant typically grows to a height of around 5m and a spread of around 6m. This cultivar is protected under intellectual property laws by Plant Breeders' Rights. These provide the breeder of new plants exclusive control over the plant material for a set amount of time.

Common problems with Hearts of Gold Redbud

How to propagate Hearts of Gold Redbud

Cuttings

Budding

You can propagate by budding in late summer.

Special features of Hearts of Gold Redbud

Attractive flowers

Attracts useful insects

Other uses of Hearts of Gold Redbud

Good autumn colour.