Cercis canadensis – Redbud
Cercis canadensis “Redbud”
Lovely feature tree suitable for small or large gardens. Tolerates a variety of soil types but does best in moist, deep, well-drained fertile soil. Dislikes a wet position. Avoid excessively hot or windy positions. Plant in full sun to part shade.
Growth Rate: Slow
Foliage: Large heart-shaped green leaves, with yellow and orange autumn tones.
Flower: Deep red coloured buds open to pink.
Bark: Dark reddish-brown to grey with age