Cercis canadensis 'Merlot' - Eastern Redbud

Eastern Redbud

Cercis canadensis 'Merlot'

  • Rounded, spreading, compact form
  • Magenta-red, sweet pea-like flowers bloom on bare branches and even on mature trunks
  • Heart-shaped, glossy, deep purple, heat-resistant leaves
  • Fall foliage is yellow
  • Bloom Time: April

ZONE:
6

COLOUR:
Magenta

HEIGHT:
5-6 m

SPREAD:
6-7 m

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Growing and Maintenance Tips:


This cultivar has been selected for its durability in hot climates. Cercis tolerates varied soil conditions and pHs, but not wet soils. To promote general health prune out dead branches. 

Characteristics & Attributes


GROWTH RATE:
Medium
ATTRIBUTES:
Seed
Juglan Tolerant
FLOWERING TIME:
Early Spring

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suitable substitutions for Cercis canadensis 'Merlot'