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Avondale Redbud TreeCercis chinensis 'Avondale'

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    Avondale has larger flowers than most Redbuds.

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Avondale Redbud TreeCercis chinensis 'Avondale'

7 reviews
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A Profusion of Rose-Purple Flowers Every Spring!

Why Avondale Redbud Trees?

Get a stunning spring display! With dark, rose-purple flowers literally covering the stems, the Avondale Redbud is one of the most profuse flowering Redbuds, perfect for adding big impact to small spaces.

Your Avondale Redbud tree will burst with vibrant color in early spring, with a carpet of bright magenta blooms. As the blooms fade, glossy green leaves take their place. The classic, heart-shaped foliage will turn a golden yellow hue in fall, for a beautiful multi-season display.

With a compact, semi-dwarf size, this colorful and versatile little tree can go where other Redbuds can't. Your Avondale Redbud will thrive in small corner beds, raised planters, and even patio containers. Wherever you plant it, you're guaranteed to get bright spring color and long-lasting beauty.

Why FastGrowingTrees.com is Better

The best part about your Avondale Redbud? It’s grown, nurtured and shipped with care, so you get proven results in your landscape. You'll get bold color, healthy foliage and consistent growth, year after year - without the hard work.

The only catch? This versatile, compact Redbud Tree will sell out quickly. Get yours today!

Planting & Care

1. Planting: Select an area with well-drained soil and full sun to partial sun (4 to 6 hours of direct sunlight with some afternoon shade). Your Redbud will prefer light shade in hot, desert climates.

Dig a hole twice as wide as the diameter and as deep as your tree’s root ball. Place your tree, backfill the soil, and water to settle the tree’s roots. Finally, spread 3 to 4 inches of mulch over the planting site to conserve moisture.

2. Watering: During the first year, water your tree about once or twice weekly. If you’re not sure when to water, check the surrounding soil to about 3 inches down. If the soil is dry here, it’s time to water your tree. You'll need to water more often for container-planted Redbuds.

After the first year, your Redbud can thrive on rainfall alone, but we recommend that you continue to check the soil. Soil should remain moist about 3 inches down.

3. Fertilizing: In early spring, apply compost or a complete fertilizer, such as 5-10-5. Spread evenly around the root zone of the plant according to the label instructions.

Cut off the branches close to the trunk without leaving any stubs. If several branches need to be removed, remove gradually over a few months. In late winter, prune any dead or damaged wood and remove any shoots that are growing from the bottom of the trunk.

Shipping Details

Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.

Amount of Order Shipping Charge
Less than $129 $19.95

Product Details

Mature Height: 10-12 ft.
Mature Width: 10-12 ft.
Sunlight: Full-Partial
Growth Rate: Moderate
Botanical Name: Cercis chinensis 'Avondale'
Does Not Ship To: AZ,OR
Grows Well In Zones: 5-9 outdoors
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5-9 outdoors       Map

Growing Zones: 5-9 outdoors

(hardy down to -10℉)

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Randall C.
United States United States
I recommend this product

Happy Purchase

Came very well packed & had small buds on tree. I planted same day that it was received. I have enclosed another picture for this update. I am VERY happy that I purchased this, in the future, beautiful tree. I highly recommend "Fast Growing Trees" in respect to this purchase.

Amelia B.
United States United States
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Beautiful little tree!

We have already welcomed our tree as a new member of the family! It wasn’t turning much when it arrived in the package, but the moment we planted it, the leaves started turning the beautiful yellow color we were hoping for. It’s happy and healthy!

United States United States
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Beautiful redbud

Bought my Avondale Redbud in October so when it arrived with the leaves starting to fall off, this was expected. Watered it well, acclimated it for a few days, then planted it. We had a few days of warm weather and now it's blooming, LOL! Looks beautiful and I can tell it still has buds for next spring. Couldn't be happier.

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Ana D.
United States United States
I recommend this product

Avondale redbud

This tree arrived in perfect condition and is doing great. I ordered same tree from a competitor and that one didn’t bloom in the Spring and it died. I am happy with the FGT.

United States United States
I recommend this product

Avondale Redbud Tree

Love the tree! Taller than expected, arrived in excellent condition, clearly a beautiful, healthy, and happy tree! I'll do my best to take good care of it!