Eastern Redbud

Cercis canadensis

Eastern Redbud

An umbrella shaped tree with fluttery leaves. Tolerates many soils. Drought tolerant when established. Prefers good drainage.

Description
Height: 20-25+ feet
Spread: 20-25 feet
Growth Rate: Moderate
Fall Color: Yellow
Flowers: 1/2 in., pink, spring
Fruit: 2-4 in. long

Planting Distances
Foundation: 6 feet
Drives/Patios: 6 feet
Fence: 3 feet
Small trees: 12 feet