Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Slow-growing multi-stemmed tree to 9 to 10 ft. tall and wide in 15 years.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Prolific Flowering
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Early spring
Landscape Uses:
Landscape Uses
Botanical Pronunciation:SER-sis chi-NEN-sis
Plant type:Tree
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Growth habit:Compact, Round
Growth rate:Slow
Average landscape size:Slow-growing multi-stemmed tree to 9 to 10 ft. tall and wide in 15 years.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Early spring
Flower color:Purplish-pink
Design IdeasThis small-scale deciduous tree is perfect for small-scale gardens.
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.Pruning time: winter.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.