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Redbud

Cercis canadensis

Redbud

Plant Description

Broad, rounded form, open, airy branching. Bark is dark brown, smooth. Leaves are rounded to heart-shaped, bluish-green above, whitish beneath, and purplish when emerging. The trunk is often divided close to the ground. Does well in many soil types except permanently wet soils. Adaptable to acidic or alkaline soils. Full sun or light shade.

Care Instructions

May need to prune out dead wood inside of canopy

Plant Type: Deciduous Ornamental Tree

Height: 25'

Flower Color: Flowers are purplish pink, early

Foliage: Fall Foliage is bright yellow

Location: Sun, Part Shade

Spread: 20'

Bloom Period: Spring

Shape: Round

Growth Rate: Medium

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