MN Strain Redbud
Are you looking for an early spring beauty? The MN Strain Redbud is the tree for you! Its reddish pink flowers open in March before the beautiful heart-shaped foliage appears. Seeing the woods dotted with the purple blooms of the redbud is a welcome sign that spring is finally here! This redbud is available in clump form as well as a single trunk. It grows in an attractive vase shape. Its deep green foliage turns a brilliant yellow in fall. Insignificant brown pods. This native tree is effective as a single specimen or in groupings. The MN Strain Redbud makes a wonderful small tree to brighten the landscape. Excellent as an accent tree.
Cercis canadensis ‘MN Strain’ grows best in Full to Part Sun. It will grow 20-30′ tall with a spread of 25-35′. Plant in zones 4 to 9. Tolerates air pollution.
Care & Shipping Notes
Plant in average, well drained soil. No serious insect or disease problems. Prune only after flowering to avoid damaging the current years flowering. Mulch around roots in colder zones to protect during the winter. NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Also, WE NO LONGER SHIP TO CALIFORNIA due to Department of Ag restrictions on live plants.