Redbud

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Redbud (Cercis canadensis) is a springtime showstopper, boasting vibrant pink blossoms before the emergence of heart-shaped leaves. This small tree adds a touch of whimsy to gardens, with its delicate flowers and graceful form. Its adaptability and visual appeal make it a favorite among gardeners.

1-2′ Bareroot Seedling

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 4-9
Soil pH: 6.0-7.5
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate, drought-tolerant
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun to partial shade
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: None

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 20-30′ tall, 25-35′ wide
Plant Spacing: 25-35′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Rootstock: From Seed

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Insects (bees)
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees)
Bloom Time: April-May
Flower Color: Pink or lavender

Fruit Characteristics

Flower Size: 0.5″
Flower Flavor: Slightly sweet, mild
Flower Color and Appearance Pink or lavender, pea-like, in clusters
Years to Bear: 5-7

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Lifespan: 20-30 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Native to eastern United States
Nitrogen Fixing: No