Redbud - Cercis canadensis
The Redbud, or Cercis canadensis, is a small slow growing tree. This tree gets up to about 30 feet tall. It is one of the prettier flowering trees. The buds are light pink to magenta in the Spring and brown in the winter. The bark is dark and smooth, often looking maroon in patches. This tree is usually an understory tree but is commonly used for ornamental purposes. It can grow in full to partial shade and tolerates sunlight.
This tree/shrub is shipped bare root during dormancy without foliage.