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Botanical name: Cercis siliquastrum
Other names: Judas tree, Love tree
Species: C. siliquastrum - C. siliquastrum is a small, bushy, deciduous tree with heart-shaped leaves, and pink, pea-shaped flowers, followed by long, flattened purplish pods.
Cercis siliquastrum is: Deciduous
Flower: Dark-pink in Spring
Foliage: Bronze in Spring; Yellow in Autumn
Fruit: Dark-purple in Autumn
Tree shape: Rounded to broadly spreading
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Propagation: Sow seed in containers in a cold frame in autumn.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Cercis siliquastrum (Judas tree) will reach a height of 12m and a spread of 12m after 20-50 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural
Cultivation: Plant in well-drained soil in sun or partial shade.
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|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
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|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||North, South, East, West|
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