Cercis canadensis | Eastern Redbud

Eastern Redbud is an attractive small tree for home landscapes. Flowers appear early in spring on bare branches, even before the leaves emerge. Yellow fall color. Selections with different flower colors are also available. Accepts sandy to loam soils; prefers moist soil but not soggy. Requires protection from winter temperatures in coldest regions. Canopy coverage: 707 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -20F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 30 feet high

Width: 30 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: magenta

Flower Season: spring