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Cercis chinensis 'Avondale' /Chinese Redbud

Cercis chinensis 'Avondale'   / Cercis chinensis 'Avondale'
Foliage and seed pods in mid to late summer
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Foliage and seed pods in mid to late summer

Heart-shaped leaves

Leaves close-up

A very large number of flowers produced by this variety, Cercis chinensis 'Don Egolf'

Close-up of flowrers of Cercis chinensis 'Don Egolf'

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Scientific Name: Cercis chinensis 'Avondale'
Common Name: Chinese Redbud
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 8-10 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Pink
Fruit present: Summer, Fall
Fruit color: Red, Brown
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Water Requirement: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
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Comments: New growth at first is reddish, then green and turning yellow in the fall. Not as cold hardy as the Eastern redbud. Tolerates dry soil and is deer resistant.