Cercis canadensis ‘Merlot’

Merlot Eastern Redbud

A small, upright vase shaped tree with magenta-pink flowers in spring. The glossy leaves are deep wine red and hold their color through fall. It has a tighter and denser habit than 'Forest Pansy'. It is very heat and drought tolerant, but will perform better with consistent summer moisture. PP 22,297.

  • Common Name: Merlot Eastern Redbud
  • Height: 12' tall
  • Spread: 15' wide
  • Type: Deciduous
  • Zone: 6 - 9