Texas Redbud - Cercis canadensis var. texensis

Species: Cercis canadensis var. texensis
Common names: Texas Redbud

Plant Properties

Growth Period: Perennial
Plant Form: Tree
Foliage: deciduous
Flower color(s): white purple pink

Plant Requirements

Water requirements: low to medium
Light requirements: full sun to part shade

Soil moisture requirements: dry
Soil content requirements: Sand Loam Clay Caliche
Soil notes: Usually limestone based soils
Drainage requirements: good
Calcium carbonate (CaC03) tolerance: low
Drought tolerance: medium
For photos and cultivation information, visit: http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=CECAT

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