A native tree, the Eastern Redbud has its branches lined with purplish-pink pea-like flowers in early spring before the green heart-shaped leaves appear. Excellent for naturalizing and understory plantings. Best planted in full sun but will tolerate shade well.
Deciduous Shade Tree
Prefers average well-drained soil, rich in organic matter. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep root system.
Green, heart-shaped leaves turn yellow in fall.
Purplish-pink pea-like flowers before the leaves appear in April.