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Redbud, Hearts of Gold (Cercis canadensis)

Name Redbud, Hearts of Gold
Botanical Name Cercis canadensis

New foliage lights up the environment with golden-orange shadings which mature to yellow and eventually to green. Contrasting pinkish-purple flowers arrive in spring. Leaves are a brilliant yellow in the fall. This tree is vigorously cheerful, a fabulous addition to any "statement" area.

Location: sun, partial shade or shade
Size: 12 ft tall x 12 ft spread
Flower Color: pinkish-purple
Bloom Time: May
Special Needs: Watch for borers.
Soil Conditions: medium, dry
Trim/Prune: Prune when trees are dormant.
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