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Artemisia Nursery

Cercis occidentalis - Western Redbud

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Deciduous shrub or small tree to 10 - 20 ft. Silver grey branches are exposed in winter. Fuchsia to magenta flowers usually emerge before the green heart-shaped leaves in the spring and give way to decorative seed pods in the fall. Flowers attract hummingbirds, bees, and butterflies. Full to part shade. Moderate water. Tolerates a wide variety of soils, including clay and alkaline soils. Hardy to 20º F when young, 10º F when mature.

Best buds with . . .

Bush Anemone (Carpenteria californica), California Lilac (Ceanothus spp.), Silk Tassel Bush (Garrya elliptica), Deer Grass (Muhlenbergia rigens), Oaks (Quercus spp.), Elderberry (Sambucus nigra), Sage (Salvia spp.)