FREE SHIPPING over $149 Ends in |  Need Help? Call us at (800) 973-8959
Give & Grow Week!
For Every Order, We Plant a Tree on Your Behalf - Ends Monday, September 28th!
Learn More

Eastern Redbud Cercis canadensis

113 reviews
Flowering Trees

  • Eastern Redbud
  • Eastern Redbud
  • Eastern Redbud
  • Eastern Redbud

* Images shown are of mature plants

Regular price $999.00 Sale price
$999.00

Size:
  • 4-5 ft.
  • 5-6 ft.
Quantity:

  Call to Order! (800) 973-8959


Product Details

Mature Height: 20-30 ft.
Mature Width: 10-15 ft.
Sunlight: Part Sun (4 hours minimum) or Full Sun  
Growth Rate: Moderate
Botanical Name: Cercis canadensis
Does Not Ship To: AZ
Grows Well In Zones: 4-9 outdoors
You are in Growing Zone: #

    
    
    
      4-9 outdoors
    
   Map

Growing Zones: 4-9 outdoors

(hardy down to -20℉)

Product Description

Blankets of Pink Blooms Welcome Spring

Why Eastern Redbud Trees?

Prized for its vibrant pink flowers that welcome the warmer months, the Eastern Redbud marks the change from winter to spring. In fact, it’s one of the first trees to bloom each year and it blooms on old wood, offering a breath of fresh air after the cold season.

But despite its delicate appearance, the Eastern Redbud is incredibly strong. It can thrive as far west as California, in parts of Florida, and even up north. It’s hardy down to -20 degrees and resists ice damage with ease. Plus, it’s adaptable to most soil types. You get its rounded, dense canopy, unique branching, and four seasons of color, with leaves that change throughout the season…without the upkeep and guesswork.

Even better is the Eastern Redbud’s ability to fit into smaller landscapes. Regardless of the space in your garden, you get the Redbud’s blankets of blooms, vibrant foliage, and unique spreading silhouette. Nothing can stop the Redbud from delivering blazing color in spring, summer, and fall.

Why Fast-Growing-Trees.com is Better

When you order your Eastern Redbud from Fast Growing Trees, you get a reliable, proven performer with a deep, well-developed root system. Your Eastern Redbud arrives at your door, ready to thrive.

We’ve taken care to ensure that your Eastern has the best head start on growth, so your tree is delivered with bigger, better branching for even more blooms. You won’t get color this intense and long-lasting from your local garden center.

And our larger Eastern Redbud sizes bloom as soon as the first year.

That means the springtime color and full growth of your own Eastern Redbud is just a click away. Don’t wait – this spring icon is hard to keep in stock. Get your Eastern Redbud Tree 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).

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.

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.

4. Pruning: Prune the tree in early summer after the tree is done blooming. Begin by removing any larger lower branches and branches that cross over each other or rub together.

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 $15 $11.95
$15.00-$23.99 $13.95
$24.00-$39.99 $16.95
$40.00-$79.99 $19.95
$80.00-$98.99 $24.95
$99.00-$128.99 $29.95
$129.00-$148.99 $39.95
$149 + FREE SHIPPING!

Customer Reviews & Photos

Customer Reviews
4.7 Based on 113 Reviews
Write a Review Ask a Question

Thank you for submitting a review!

Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

Filter Reviews:
  • tree
  • leaves
  • condition
  • growth
  • company
  • shape
  • branches
  • redbuds
  • Eastern Redbud
  • yard
A
09/22/2021
Anonymous
United States United States
I recommend this product
Eastern Redbud

This tree came quickly and is BEAUTIFUL! It is very tall and the leaves are heart shaped.

A
09/21/2021
Anonymous
United States United States
I recommend this product
Eastern Redbud

arrived quickly...nice tree...packaged well...planted and looking good.

A
09/12/2021
Anonymous
United States United States
great tree

great tree

R
08/30/2021
Rosie
United States United States
Beautiful specimen!

We received our 7 ft Redbud tree, and it is beautifully shaped and healthy! Many leaves fell off, just as the insert said they would due to the tree being in shock from shipment, but we planted it according to the instructions using the root rocket, organic mix, mulch and frequent watering, and within 1 week it is growing new leaves everywhere! Very lovely! We can't wait to see it bloom in Spring

MB
08/09/2021
Michael B.
United States United States
Too early to tell

Jury is still out!

Top