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Redbud, Rising Sun

Cercis canadensis (Redbud, Rising Sun)

Cercis canadensis 'JN2'

Small growing tree
Lavender flowers in early spring
Multiple shades of bronze orange new growth

Height

8-12 ft

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Spread

8 ft

Color

Lavender

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Patent No.

21451


Interesting Notes

The Rising Sun™ Redbud is a small growing tree with a fantastic array of foliage colors in the spring that fade to a lime green in the summer. The tree has small lavender flowers in the early spring before the foliage emerges. The Rising Sun™ Redbud is a fantastic specimen in an area where you need fantastic color.


USDA Hardiness Zone 5 to 9

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Specimen
Border
Cut Flower / or Foliage
Great Foliage
Exposure
Sun
Foliage Color
Bronze
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Average