Chinese Flame Tree

Chinese Flame tree

Chinese Flame Tree

Koelreuteria bipinnata

Chinese Flame tree provides year round interest with its brightly colored yellow blooms in summer followed by showy orange-red decorative seed capsules in fall. Its well behaved root system makes this an excellent choice near paths and walkways.

Below is a list of key features about this tree:

Tree Details  
Foliage Deciduous
Mature Height 20-40 feet
Mature Width 15-30 feet
Growth Habit Spreading, Low Canopy
Flowers (Yes/No) Yes
Flower Color Yellow
Flower Season Summer-Fall
Fall Foliage Color Yes, yellow
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Water Needs Regular Water
USDA Zone 7-9


**Riverside Public Utilities Customers, this tree qualifies for the Riverside Tree Power Rebate Program.