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Cercis canadensis 'Appalachian Red'

Cercis canadensis 'Appalachian Red' - Redbud

More About Cercis canadensis 'Appalachian Red'

  • Deep purple, sweet pea-like blooms appear almost neon red
  • Prolific bloomer, although later than the species
  • Semi-glossy heart-shaped green leaves
  • Foliage emerges with coppery-red tones
  • Upright, rounded canopy
  • Fall colour is yellow-green
  • Bloom Time: April

Zone:

4

Height:

4-8 m

Spread:

4-6 m

Colour:

Purple (deep)
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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 'Appalachian Red' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Juglan Tolerant
Seed

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Landscape uses

Specimen
Woodland/woods edge
Naturalizing