Forest Pansy Redbud
Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy'
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||SER-sis kan-a-DEN-sis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate grower to 20 ft. tall, 25 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early Spring|
|Design Ideas||As a native of the eastern U.S., Forest Pansy makes a perfect candidate for wildlife gardens and all native and naturalized landscapes. Add to beds and borders or create a long range focal point. Redbuds offer four seasons of change so use them in multiples in front yard foundation plantings for an eye catching display. Their small stature makes them a comfortable fit in both small urban gardens or large estates.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Specimen|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fall Color, North American Native Selection, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Year-round interest|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9