Eastern Redbud (cercis canadensis)

Eastern Redbud (Cercis canadensis)

  • Grows 15 to 20 feet tall
  • Part sun to part shade
  • Understory tree that likes morning sun or to be under larger trees
  • Medium to dry soil
  • Blooms April, May
  • Important source of pollen and nectar for spring pollinators
  • Larval host plant
  • Leaves are a favorite for nesting leafcutter bees
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