Cercis siliquastrum

Other common names  : Judas Tree, Love Tree

Product ID: 8361

Description

Category : 

  • Deciduous broad-leaved tree.

Physical Properties :

  • Under optimum conditions, grows to 8-10 m height, 6-8 m crown diameter.
  • Grows upright in the first year after the years it expands crowns and turns to round appearance.
  • Round, heart-shaped leaves are mat dark green.

Sun Request :

  • Prefer full sunlight and partial shade. High light request.

Bloom Time and Colour :

  • Fragrant flowers starts before leaves grows and flowers opens so dense and cover whole branches.
  • Flowers attracts attention with pink-lilac and white colours.

Fruit Time and Colour :

  • Begins to occur in the flower green-red, red-brown when matured fruit in the form of flat pods are 5-10 cm tall and it stays for a long time on it.

Specifications : 

  • Prefer well-drained and sandy soils.
  • It has resistance to cold and hot climates but it effects from extreme frosts.
  • Can be use as a road tree.
  • USDA Zone 7a: -17.7 °C (0 °F)
  • USDA Zone 7b: -14.9 °C (5 °F)
  • USDA Zone 8a: -12.2 °C (10 °F)
  • USDA Zone 8b: -9.4 °C (15 °F)
  • USDA Zone 9a: -6.6 ° C (20 ° F)
  • USDA Zone 9b: -3.8 ° C (25 ° F)