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.
|Botanical Name||Cercis canadensis|
|Plant Subtype||HARDY FLOWERING TREE|
|Light Needs||Full Sun|
|USDA Cold Hardiness Zones||5 - 9|
|Height||15 - 35 feet|
|Special Uses||Attracts Birds, Dramatic Foliage Color, Fall Color, Naturalizes Well, North American Native, Tolerates Poor Soils, Year-Round Interest|
|Landscape Uses||Firescaping/Fire Wise|