Lavender Twist® Redbud
Cercis canadensis 'Covey'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||SER-sis kan-a-DEN-sis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 5 to 6 ft. tall, 6 to 8 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early Spring|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Specimen, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Bird Friendly, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Delightful Specimen Tree|
Prefers deep, slightly alkaline, moist, well-drained sandy loams. Benefits from light shade in hotter regions. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Apply a general purpose fertilizer before new growth emerges in late winter to early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9