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Cercis canadensis f. alba

Cercis canadensis f. alba - White Redbud

Cercis canadensis f. alba - White Redbud

More About Cercis canadensis f. alba

  • White, sweet pea-like flowers bloom profusely on bare branches and even on mature trunks
  • Fruit pods are brown and flat, about 5 cm long
  • Green, heart-shaped leaves turn an attractive yellow in the fall
  • Flat-topped, vase-shaped habit when mature
  • Bloom Time: April

Zone:

5

Height:

7-8 m

Spread:

8-10 m

Colour:

White
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White 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 f. alba Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Fall Color
Juglan Tolerant
Seed
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Multi-stem/Clump form
Tree form

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Naturalizing
Specimen