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Cercis canadensis 'Ace of Hearts'

#PP17161

More About Cercis canadensis 'Ace of Hearts' (PP17161)

  • Red-purple, sweet pea-like flowers bloom profusely on bare branches and even on mature trunks
  • Fruit pods are brown and flat, about 5 cm long
  • Small, green, heart-shaped leaves turn an attractive yellow in the fall
  • Compact shrub with a dense, dome-shaped canopy
  • Bloom Time: March to April

Zone:

5

Height:

3-4 m

Spread:

4-5 m

Colour:

Purple
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Redbud Growing and Maintenance Tips

Cercis tolerates varied soil conditions and pHs, but not wet soils. To promote general health, prune out dead branches. Can be a multi-stemmed clump or tree form.


Cercis canadensis 'Ace of Hearts' (PP17161) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Seed
Fall Color
Deciduous
Juglan Tolerant

Flowering Time

Spring
Early Spring

Habit

Compact
Rounded

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Naturalizing
Specimen
Woodland/woods edge

 Suitable Substitutions for Cercis canadensis 'Ace of Hearts'

Cercis canadensis

Cercis canadensis

Eastern Redbud