Specie: Cercis occidentalis
Planting Season: Deciduous
Height at Maturity: 15 ft (4.5 m)
Cultivation: Well-drained soil
Features: Rounded bluish green leaves, paler beneath; rose pink flowers in spring
Uses: Autumn color
Description: From southwestern USA, this is a small tree or large shrub up to 15 ft (4.5 m) in height. The leathery rounded leaves are bluish green with paler undersides. Clusters of rose pink flowers are produced in spring. ZONES 5?9.
Growth Habit: Multi-stemmed habit