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Merlot Redbud

(Cercis x 'Merlot')



Mature Size:  12-15' x 12-15'

USDA Hardiness Zone:  6-9  (View Hardiness Zone Map)

Root Pruned:  Yes

Outstanding Characteristics:  This semi-upright redbud has glossy, burgundy foliage that persists later into the summer than Forest Pansy Redbud.  Bright pink-lavender blooms early in the spring.  More drought and heat tolerant than seedling redbud.

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Tree Sizes


  • Merlot Redbud 2"