Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy'Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy'

Common Name: Forest Pansy Redbud

Bloomtime: Mid Spring

Exposure: Full sun to part shade

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

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

Water: Average to fertile, moist, well drained soil

Hardiness: zones 5-9

Zone: 6

Deer Resistant: rarely damaged by deer

Attracts Butterflies: attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds

Drought Tolerant: not drought tolerant

Characteristics: Single or multi stemmed deciduous tree with a broad, rounded habit, Pink, pea-like flowers cover the branches in Mid Spring, before the leaves emerge, Heart-shaped, purple foliage often turns red or orange in fall, Attractive and striking specimen or shade tree