Cercis canadensis 'Merlot'#PP22297
Suitable Substitutions for Cercis canadensis 'Merlot'
More About Cercis canadensis 'Merlot' (PP22297)
- Rounded, spreading, compact form
- Magenta-red, sweet pea-like flowers bloom on bare branches and even on mature trunks
- Heart-shaped, glossy, deep purple, heat resistant leaves
- Fall foliage is yellow
- Bloom Time: April
Eastern Redbud Growing and Maintenance Tips
This cultivar has been selected for its durability in hot climates. Cercis tolerates varied soil conditions and pHs, but not wet soils. To promote general health prune out dead branches.
Cercis canadensis 'Merlot' (PP22297) Characteristics
Moist to Average
Flowering TimeEarly Spring