Parent: Cercis canadensis
Category: Tree - Deciduous
Zones: 6 to 9
Size: 8' tall and 6' wide in 10 years
Growth Rate: Moderate
Exposure: Part Shade, Shade
Weeping habit and purple leaves in spring, turning to burgundy and then green in summer. Bright purple flowers in spring.
Parents 'Covey' x 'Forest Pansy'. From a breeding program in Raleigh, NC (NCSU). First cross made in 2001 and final cross in 2005.