Eastern Redbud – Starter


The Eastern Redbud is a magnificent ornamental tree that has a beautiful purple bud that is very eye-catching in the early spring. It is a low branching tree that has a flat top.

Starter trees are only available for pick-up.

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(573) 835-2929



This is a starter tree, we would normally let these grow for 3-5 years before they would reach a maturity level that would be recognizable. They will be an investment in your future landscaping!

The Eastern Redbud is a tree that has beautiful color.  It has reddish-purple leaves that will change to dark green and then it the fall they turn yellow.  The buds on this tree will be a reddish-purple and when they open it will be a rosy-pink.  The Eastern Redbud does good in full sun or light shade.  It is very adaptable to the moisture level.  It will grow to be 25′ with a spread of 30′.  It has a medium growth rate.    

Best Uses:
Ornamental tree that will be a beautiful addition to your landscape.  It grows to be 25′ and can adapt to full or partial sun exposure.

Additional information


Height: 20-30 ft
Spread: 25-35 ft
Growth: Medium


Zone: 4 to 9
Sun: Full to partial sun
Moisture: adaptable


Foliage: medium green
Fall Color: yellow
Shape: low branching, rounded
Flower: reddish purple in bud, rosy pink when open
Bloom: April
Fruit: pod, brownish black

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