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Photo courtesy of Greenleaf Nursery

Photo courtesy of Greenleaf Nursery


Cercis canadensis 'JN7' PP25701 Plant propagation prohibited

SUMMER'S TOWER™ REDBUD

Buy Summer's Tower™ Redbud online. Summer's Tower™ is a tight and upright vase shaped Redbud. It is also known to be a heat and drought tolerant redbud. Pinkish lavender blooms cover the branches in early spring.

Height:

20-25 Feet

Spread:

7-10 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

6-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Rough
Brand*
  • Garden Debut
Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Low Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Lavender
  • Pink
Growth Habit*
  • Ornamental/Medium Growing
  • Upright Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Tan/Beige
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
  • Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Birds
Plant Type*
  • Tree
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Moist
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
Propagation Methods*
  • Budding
  • Graft
Season of Interest*
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Spring
  • Early Spring
  • Spring Flowering
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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