Plant Catalog - CERCIS CHINENSIS AVONDALE
CERCIS CHINENSIS AVONDALE
Cercis chinensis 'Avondale'
Avondale Chinese Redbud
A deciduous tree with a low-branching, compact, upright growth habit. Broad, soft, heart-shaped leaves are reddish to green with yellow and blue undertones. Stunning clusters of deep purple-pink, sweetpea-like flowers bloom on bare branchlets in early spring. Native to China.
USDA zones: 6 - 9
Sunset zones: 4 - 24
Mature size: 10 - 12 feet high and wide
Light needs: partial to full sun
Water needs: moderate to regular water