Redbud Tree Requirements?

Answer Eastern redbud (Cercis candensis) can grow to a height and spread of 20 feet or more. As ornamental trees go, redbud is a spring favorite, with tiny red buds that open into startling pink and purpl... Read More »

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How do i plant a new redbud tree?

Choose the treeChoose a small, potted redbud tree to plant in early spring. Potted trees are easier to establish, and the tree is still dormant in early spring. They can be planted any time after ... Read More »

How do I prune a redbud tree?

Early SpringSterilize pruning shears with a one-part bleach and four-parts water mixture. Either spray shears with the mixture or dip in a bucket with the disinfectant. Remove any broken or disease... Read More »

How to Transplant a Redbud Tree?

The tiny clusters of slightly purple pink blossoms of redbud trees are one of the first harbingers of spring in the eastern United States. The state tree of Oklahoma, eastern redbud is known by its... Read More »

Types of Redbud Tree?

The redbud tree or eastern redbud (Cercis canadensis) is a small, deciduous tree which grows to a mature height of about 30 feet with a 25-foot spread. Redbuds have a short trunk and spreading bran... Read More »