Cercis canadensis


Common Name: redbud
Plant Type:Tree
Light (original): sun
Light Requirements: Sun
Height:12 to 25 feet
Width:10 to 20 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:N/A
Soil Type:moist
Soil Moisture:Mesic
Seed Ripens:fall to early winter
USDA Zones:4 to 9
Flower Colour:bright pink
Bloom Time:spring
Comments:Deep pink flowers before leaf-out. Excellent yellow fall colour
Germination:Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
Seed requires scarification because of an impermeable seed coat.
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Picture Copyright: Monica Dennis