Cercis canadensisCercis canadensis

Common Name: Eastern Redbud

Bloomtime: Early to Mid Spring

Exposure: Full sun to part shade

Height: 6.0-9.0 m (20-30')

Spread: 8.0-11.0 m (25-35')

Water: Average to fertile, moist, well drained soil

Hardiness: Zones 4-8

Zone: 5

Deer Resistant: Rarely damaged by deer

Attracts Butterflies: Attracts butterflies and bees

Drought Tolerant: Not drought tolerant drought tolerant

Characteristics: Single or multi stemmed, deciduous tree with a broad. rounded habit, Pinkish mauve, pea-like flowers bloom all along the branches in Early to Mid-Spring, Attractive as a specimen or shade tree,