Cercis canadensis

£6.00

Redbud. A round-headed tree to 14m (45 ft) high, preferring a neutral or alkaline soil and part or full shade. The flowers are edible raw (nice in salads), also loved by honey bees in April and May.

Out of stock - please email to reserve for autumn/winter 2019

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Description

Redbud. A North American round-headed tree to 14m high, preferring a neutral or alkaline soil and part or full shade. The flowers are edible raw (nice in salads), the buds pickled or cooked, and the young pods cooked. Source of nectar & pollen for honey bees in April and May. Hardy to about -25°C.

Additional information

Weight 0.60 kg