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  • One 3-4 ft. tree
    Four 3-4 ft. trees
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Cercis canadensis

Eastern redbud is a native, perennial, deciduous tree or shrub. The trees produce hundreds of small pink pea flowers in the very early spring, even before other trees have leafed out. Many birds eat the seeds.  

Sold as a 3-4 ft. bare root transplant.

Transplant Establishment Difficulty: High
We do not guarantee plant survival. 

Growth Rate: Slow (0-8”/yr.)

Soils: Sand, Loam, Clay

Moisture: Dry to Moist

Shade Tolerance: Full Sun, part sun

Mature Height: 20-25 ft.

Origin: Native

Deer Damage Potential: Low

Other: Fall color, wildlife

USDA Plant Guide