Cercis canadensis, Eastern Redbud



C. canadensis is a fantastic early-blooming tree! They have beautiful, pink, classically Fabaceae (Bean) flowers that are attractive to bees and butterflies. They are perfect candidates for gardens and restoration projects!

  • Listing ID: 2662
  • Soil Moisture: 1-5 (dry to wet): 3
  • Stratification: Scarification and at least 30 day stratification required
  • Bloom Time: March-May
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Sunlight Exposure: Partial shade to full sun
  • Family: Fabaceae (Bean)
  • Latin Name: Cercis canadensis
  • Common Name: Eastern Redbud
  • Eco-Region: 251, 255-A