Cercis canadensis f. alba 'Royal White'
More About Cercis canadensis f. alba 'Royal White'
- Masses of 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
- Heart-shaped leaves emerge bronze, changing to dark green, then shades of yellow in the fall
- Flat-topped, vase-shaped habit
- Bloom Time: April
Redbud Growing and Maintenance Tips
'Royal White' is one of the hardiest strains of cercis. 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 'Royal White' Characteristics
Moist to Average
Flowering TimeEarly Spring