Patrick J. Alexander, hosted by the USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database
Redbud (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.
5 gallon pot Redbuds are ~2 years old and are about 3.5 tall.
Shade Tolerance: Full sun to Part Shade
Height: 12'-25' tall
Bloom Time: May
Deer Resistant: Yes
Uses: Butterflies, Pollinator, Birds, Wildlife
USDA Plant Profile