Eastern Redbud 'Ruby Falls'
Trees & Shrubs Size Chart
Dwarf variety redbud has a unique, umbrella-like weeping habit. Deep lavender flower clusters in spring followed by purple, heart-shaped leaves that mature to maroon-green. Great as a specimen, accent, or in containers. Full to partial sun.
Plant with Dogwood
- Landscape Size: 6'-8' tall, 5'-6' wide
- Light Requirement: Full Sun or Morning Sun/Afternoon Shade
- Water Needs: Moderate
- USDA Zone: 5a
- Growth Habit: Rounded, Weeping
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Attributes: Deciduous, Attracts Birds, Attracts Butterflies, Showy Flowers
These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.
Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.
Green Thumb Guide
Prefers well draining, sandy, slightly alkaline soils. Prune in late winter. Feed with a tree and shrub fertilizer in late winter before new growth appears.ebstone-organics-surestart,corona-174-forged-bypass-pruner,greenall-plantingmix,ebstone-organics-treeshrubfood,flexrake-springactionleafrake