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Common Name: Eastern Redbud

Species Name: Cercis canadensis

Family Name: Fabaceae





Plant Facts  
Origin North America
Sun Preference Full Sun
Susceptibility Canker, leaf spot, powdery mildew, wood decay, witches’ broom, locust borer and locust leaf miner



ID Characteristics

  • Leaf and Stem Characteristics
    • Plant Height: 25-foot diameter, 40-foot height
    • Leaves: Alternate, simple, broad-ovate to heart-shaped, 3-5 inches wide



Soil Preference Well-drained, adapted to most soil conditions
USDA Cold Hardiness Zone
Notes State tree of Oklahoma
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