Eastern Redbud trees are midsize native and exotic trees that provide an early flush of color across much of the United States. Eastern Redbud trees can grow to 20 to 30 feet in height.
Soil Type: Prefers moist, well-drained, deep soils, does well in a variety of soils, full sun or light shade.
Zones: 4 to 9
Germination Range: 70-90%
Stratification Requirement: Seeds have hard, impermeable seedcoats and internal dormancy; scarification in concentrated sulfuric acid for 30 minutes or use sandpaper to nick the seeds, followed by 5 to 8 weeks of cold (41 degrees), moist stratification.