The flowers of Cassia are brilliant waxy yellow with orange stamens that contrast pleasantly with the leaves. The pea-like yellow flowers of the Cassia tree hang in clusters about a foot long and in clusters about a foot long and at the blooming climax can completely cover the oval shaped leaf canopy. Whereas, the Cassia shrub rarely forms a tree in zone 8, it does form a medium sized tree in zone 9, 10 and 11, and at the maximum flowering threshold the golden canopy glows as if incandescently lighted. The Cassia Flowering tree can grow into a shrub or a flowering tree, and the golden-yellow blooms appear in the Fall and Winter, and lighten up dark areas of any landscape.
• The brightly colored flowers of the Cassia tree attract many pollinator insects which in turn attract nesting birds. The Cassia shrub beautifully accents houses when planted on the lawn. The Cassia Tree grows very tall and will be covered up in an explosion of yellow blooms in the Fall. Cassia Flowering trees grow to 12 ft. tall with a sprawling growth habit, is deciduous with colors bright yellow with pea-like flowers in late Fall. The yellow flowers of the cassia tree grow in huge numbers. Cassia trees grow tallest in warmer climates. They may sometimes die back if the temperature drops too low but new growth appears the next year. The yellow flowers of the Cassia tree can take over the tree in the fall and hide much of the green foliage. The Cassia is spectacular when planted in formal gardens, as well as any landscape you choose. When the Cassia Flowering Tree is in bloom it produces small, bright yellow-golden flowers. The Cassia tree flowers in the fall, just before fall leaf color change begins on many deciduous trees buy a mature Cassia tree today and enjoy spectacular yellow flowers next fall.
• Cassia Trees are spectacular in the fall when the green leaves become covered with bright yellow flowers that contrast brilliantly with an orange-gold center. When the flowering period reaches its climax the entire tree appears to be iridescent like an incandescent bright light source glowing from within. The crowded clusters of yellow pea-like flowers dangle from the branches in long strands about a foot long and contrast with the shiny, waxy leaves that flutter in the slightest breeze like a fern frond. Very few trees show continuous flowering periods during the fall as extensively as the Cassia tree that can grow up to twelve feet tall in its Northern most growing zone 8 that is limited to areas South of a line from Albany, Georgia eastward to Savannah. Some gardeners grow the cassia as a tree but others prefer to trim out the top and grow if as a bush or shrub. Many insects appear and cover the Cassia tree during the pollination process during the fall flowering period. The high concentration of insect pollinators attracts nesting birds to make their homes in the branches of the Cassia tree. Planting time is here, and you can get free shipping if you order your Cassia trees now, and that means that you will save a discount of 25 percent, and these trees are ready to ship to your front door right now. Remember, Ty Ty Nursery offers you a plant guarantee that your tree will grow and live. If you order a flowering size tree, you can make your home a fall showplace and these trees are ready to ship to you, ready for immediate shipment.
Flowering Trees - Cassia
October Cassia in Bloom
Cassia Attracting Butterflies