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The Rising Sun™ Eastern Redbud

Cercis canadensis 'JN2' PP #21,451

SKU
40176
Abundant pea-like rosy-lavender flowers appear early spring before foliage. Heart-shaped deep apricot leaves appear and mature through shades of orange, gold and yellow with all colors present at once! Foliage turns a shade of lime green in the summer heat. Resists heat and burn. Ideal specimen or accent plant.
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5-9

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Full sun

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical PronunciationSER-sis kan-a-DEN-sis
Average Size at MaturityReaches 8 to 12 ft. tall and 8 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPurplish-pink
Foliage ColorBronze
Garden StyleCottage
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseFirescaping/Firewise, Specimen
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Dramatic Foliage Color, Fall Color, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsWitch Hazel (Hamamelis); Snowberry (Symphoricarpos); Dogwood (Cornus); Oak Leaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Oregon Grape Holly (Mahonia)

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

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