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Cercis canadensis 'Morton'

JOY'S PRIDE REDBUD

Buy Joys Pride Redbud online. Boasts decorative, eggplant colored seed pods that last well into the winter months. Dark lavender-pink blooms appear before the dark green, heart shaped leaves in spring.

Height:

15-25 Feet

Spread:

15-20 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Rough
Cultural Information*
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Low Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Purple
  • Dark Pink
Growth Habit*
  • Upright Growing
  • Ornamental/Medium Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Tan/Beige
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
  • Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Birds
Plant Type*
  • Tree
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
Propagation Methods*
  • Graft
  • Budding
Season of Interest*
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Spring Flowering
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Provides Shade
  • Accent Plant
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Understory Planting
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Cercis is very easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. to give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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