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Cercis canadensis 'Hearts of Gold'

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Cercis canadensis 'Hearts of Gold' - Redbud

More About Cercis canadensis 'Hearts of Gold' (PP17740)

  • Lavender, sweet pea-like flowers bloom profusely on bare branches and even on mature trunks
  • Fruit pods are brown and flat, about 5 cm long
  • Shoots emerge orange changing to yellow, shaded leaves are green
  • Upright, vase-shaped habit
  • Bloom Time: April

Zone:

5

Height:

4-5 m

Spread:

5-6 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. Once established, 'Hearts of Gold' is drought tolerant.


Cercis canadensis 'Hearts of Gold' (PP17740) Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Juglan Tolerant
Seed
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring
Early Spring

Habit

Weeping

Foliage Color

Yellow

Landscape uses

Specimen
Woodland/woods edge
Naturalizing

 Suitable Substitutions for Cercis canadensis 'Hearts of Gold'

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