Mediterranean Redbud Tree

Mediterranean Redbud Tree

Mediterranean Redbud Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Cercis silicuastrum
Hardiness Zones:   6 to 9
Growth_Rate:   Medium
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; moist well drained soil; drought tolerant
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Slender tree with single stem
Height:   15 to 25
Weight:   --
Leaf:   3 to 5" alternate, simple leaves; new leaves are rich bronze reddish purple
Flower/Fruit:   3 to 5" magenta flowers in early spring
Comments:    --
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Var. silicuastrum