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Cercis chinensis (Chinese Redbud) Sheffield's Seed Co., Inc.
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Cercis chinensis

Chinese Redbud

  • Cercis chinensis

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Growing Info

Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 days, or until radicle emergence
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed

Other: fall sowing in mulched beds is prefered to artificial stratification 

Looking for a unique addition to your garden? Look no further than the Cercis chinensis Chinese Redbud. This plant, native to China and Japan, can grow up to 15 meters tall as a tree, but is typically found in shrub form. The circular, pointed leaves add a beautiful texture to any landscape, and the pink or milky white flowers are a stunning sight in April. The Chinese Redbud thrives between 150-1400 meters above sea level, and produces fruit in October. This small, upright-growing, multi-trunked shrub with purplish or rose-pink flowers is a perfect accent for any garden, and even does well in the American South. Don't miss out on adding this unique plant to your collection.

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