‘Fire Ball’ Burning Bush

  • Size

    5-7′ Tall and Wide

  • Light Requirements

    Full sun to part sun

  • Soil and Moisture Requirements

    Moist, well drained soils. Adaptable to most soil types and conditions

  • Growth Rate

    Moderate (1-1.5’/year)

  • Flowers

    Small green flowers, not showy

  • Bloom Time

    Blooms in early summer. Insignificant flowers give way to small seed pods which mature to a bright red/orange in the fall. Blooms on new wood

  • Foliage

    Simple green leaves during the growing season

    Spectacular bright red foliage in the fall

  • Characteristics

    Tolerances: Deer resistance, poor soils

    Attracts: Birds, bees, butterflies