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Cercis canadensis 'Little Woody'

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More About Cercis canadensis 'Little Woody' (PP15854)

  • Lavender-pink sweetpea-like flowers bloom profusely on bare branches and even on mature trunks
  • Fruit pods are brown and flat, about 5 cm long
  • Textured, crinkled, blue-green leaves turn yellow in the fall
  • Upright, narrow, vase-shaped habit
  • Bloom Time: April

Zone:

5

Height:

250-300 cm

Spread:

175-200 cm

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. Once established, 'Little Woody' is drought tolerant.


Cercis canadensis 'Little Woody' (PP15854) 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

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Juglan Tolerant
Seed
Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring
Early Spring

Habit

Vase-shape

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen
Woodland/woods edge
Naturalizing

 Suitable Substitutions for Cercis canadensis 'Little Woody'