Cercis 'Ruby Falls'

Ruby Falls Weeping Redbud

Categories: Tree

Effective as a single specimen, in grouping, in the shrub border, especially nice in woodland and naturalized type situations. It has a weeping form, contorted stem with shoots arching to produce an umbrella-shaped crown. Spring time brings you attractive purple flowers giving way to large heart shaped purple leaves.


Interesting Notes:

  • compact form
  • umbrella shaped canopy
  • Attractive purple flowers during spring

Height:

7-10 ft

Spread:

5-6 ft

Hardiness Zone:

5-7

Cercis 'Ruby Falls' Characteristics

Exposure

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Soil Moisture

  • Average Water

Attributes

  • Low Maintenance
  • Specimen
  • Focal Point
  • Fall Color

Foliage Color

  • Purple

Habit

  • Upright

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Fall

Plants that work well with Cercis 'Ruby Falls'

Flowering Dogwood Flowering Dogwood (Cornus Florida 'Red Flowering')