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Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy' /Forest Pansy Redbud

Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy'   / Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy'
Close-up of the dark burgundy colored foliage
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Close-up of the dark burgundy colored foliage

Mature specimen tree

Young specimen lawn tree in mid-summer

A street planting of 8 trees

Closer view of the street planting

Close view of trees is a street planting

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Scientific Name: Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy'
Common Name: Forest Pansy Redbud
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 7, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 15-20 feet
Spread: 15 - 20 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: Has outstanding maroon-red foliage that retains its color through the entire season. Produces a rounded form, with strong horizontal branches. Relatively short-lived tree. Makes an outstanding accent specimen in the garden. Can be grown in rather small spaces.