Chinese Flame Tree

Chinese Flame Tree

Regular price $50.00 Sale

Koelreuteria bipinnata

SOLD OUT SOLD OUT SOLD OUT Yellow summer flowers followed by bright red, orange and salmon-hued papery seed capsules from late summer to fall. Grows well in any well drained soil. Medium size tree maturing at about 35 feet tall and spreading 20-25 feet across. Photos: M. Ritter, W. Mark, J. Reimer: Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, CA

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Tree
foliage Type Deciduous
Height 20-30 ft
Spread 20+ ft
Shape Upright, spreading
Primary foliage Color Green, light
Seasonal foliage Color Orange, pale, with red tinge
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Yellow
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Sun to partial shade
Water Preferences Well -drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone Zones 7 (-17ÁF) to 9 (-9ÁF)