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Cercis canadensis f. alba 'Royal White'

Cercis canadensis 'Royal White' - Redbud

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

Zone:

5

Height:

9-10 m

Spread:

9-10 m

Colour:

White
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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

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
Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Early Spring
Spring

Habit

Rounded

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Naturalizing
Specimen
Woodland/woods edge

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