Redbud (Cercis canadensis)

Name Redbud
Botanical Name Cercis canadensis

Small vase-shaped tree that blooms purplish-pink in early spring before the heart shaped leaves appear. Medium speed grower that gets 15-20 ft tall. Yellow fall color. Can handle shady situations. When your redbud blooms you can be certain spring is in progress!

Location: Sun, Partial Sun, Shade
Size: 15-20' Tall and 20-30' Wide
Flower Color: Rosy Pink with Purplish tinge
Bloom Time: April, May
Special Needs: Watch for borers.
Soil Conditions: Medium, Well Drained, Dry
Trim/Prune: Prune when trees are dormant.
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