Cercis canadensis var. texensis 'Oklahoma'Item #2357 USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9
Beautiful garden tree valued for its timing; petite purple-red flowers on bare branches bridge the gap between winter and spring! New foliage has soft-pink tint, maturing to rich green. Deciduous.
- OverviewLight Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.Average Landscape Size:Moderate grower to 15 ft. tall and wide, may develop multiple trunks.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:SER-sis REN-i-form-isPlant type:TreeDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousGrowth habit:RoundGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Moderate grower to 15 ft. tall and wide, may develop multiple trunks.Special features:Attracts Birds, Attracts Butterflies, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fall Color, North American Native Selection, Year-round InterestFoliage color:GreenBlooms:Early SpringFlower color:PurpleCompanion PlantsDogwood (Cornus); Wisteria (Wisteria); Oregon Grape Holly (Mahonia); Magnolia (Magnolia); Oak Leaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea)
- CareCare InformationFollow 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:Full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.