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Cercis canadensis Ruby Falls

Ruby Falls Redbud: Patent PP22097

A distinct cultivar with an upright, weeping form. Emerging foliage is deep purple, transitioning to burgundy. Bright rose-purple flowers are produced in abundance in the spring.

  • »  Upright, weeping, sometimes with a contorted stem
  • »  Rose-purple sweetpea-like flowers bloom on bare branches and even on mature trunks
  • »  Small dark maroon heart-shaped leaves
  • »  Bloom Time: April

5gal
$204.00
15gal Low Inventory
$570.00
B&B in Container
$855.00
  • Category:Trees
  • Hardiness Zone:5
  • Height:175-200 cm
  • Spread:125-150 cm
  • Bloom Color: Pink (deep)
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Soil Moisture
Moist to Average
Well-drained
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Growth Rate
Medium
Slow
Critter
Deer Resistant
Attributes
Deciduous
Seed
Juglan Tolerant
Flowering Time
Early Spring
Habit
Weeping
Foliage Color
Burgundy
Purple
Landscape uses
Naturalizing
Specimen
Woodland/woods edge
Planting instructions
Container Plants
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Cercis canadensis 'Ruby Falls'

Cercis tolerates varied soil conditions and pHs, but not wet soils. To promote general health, prune out dead branches.