A spectacular and hardy spring bloomer, with very showy pink to purple flowers held tightly on bare branches in early spring; somewhat coarse heart-shaped leaves; a top choice small ornamental tree for specimen use in the northern landscape.

Plant Uses & Characteristics

  • Height- 20-30 ft.
  • Spread- 20-25 ft.
  • Foliage Color- Green
  • Flower Color- Green
  • Flowering Period: Spring
  • Accent- Early bloomer.

Growing Conditions

  • ​​Sun Exposure- Full sun
  • Hardiness Zone- 4-9
  • Growth Rate- Moderate​

Minnesota Strain Redbud

Cercis canadensis 'Minnesota Strain'