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Eastern Redbud

Eastern Redbud - Eastern Redbud
Eastern Redbud - Eastern Redbud
Eastern Redbud - Eastern Redbud
Eastern Redbud - Eastern Redbud
Eastern Redbud - Eastern Redbud
Item #: Eastern Redbud
Availability: Pick-up Only
Price: $29.95





    The Redbud is one of the very first trees to flower in the spring. Its clusters of small, lavender-pink flowers are gorgeous. Redbuds are a legume (related to beans) and a small to medium sized tree with dark green heart-shaped leaves and have no disease or pest problems. Fall color is bright yellow.

    NATIVE

    Tree Form: Open vase
    Height: 20-30'
    Spread: 15-25'
    Blooms: Lavender flowers in late Jan-Feb
    Foliage: Green heart-shaped leaves, bright yellow in fall

    Flower: Lavender-purple or pink, sometimes white; blooms in early Spring before leaves emerge; attracts insects

    Seeds: Long bean pod in summer
    Light requirements: Partial shade to full sun
    Soil type: Well-drained upland soils pH 5.5-6.5
    Pruning: Prune trees when young to get and keep the desired shape as they grow. Prune sparingly the older trees; do more of a light trimming to keep the shape and remove the dead wood.
    Maintenance: Easy, no pests
    Hardiness Zone: 7-9

    from the farm 3-gallon, 7-gallon and 15-gallon. Please call for prices and availability.