Don Egolf Redbud
Cercis chinensis 'Don Egolf'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||SER-sis chi-NEN-sis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow-growing multi-stemmed tree; reaches 9 to 10 ft. tall and wide in 15 years.|
|Bloom Time||Early Spring|
|Design Ideas||This small-scale deciduous tree is perfect for small-scale gardens.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Container, Specimen|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Improved Disease Resistance, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
Prefers deep, light, well-drained soil. Best with light shade in hot southwestern deserts. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, reduce frequency. Apply fertilizer in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9