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CERCIS chinensis 'Avondale'

Commonly known as Chinese redbud

Compact habit with abundant dark purple-pink flowers
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Available again from SEPTEMBER 2020 - This plant will be delivered when new stock arrives in early autumn
Large £65.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from SEPTEMBER 2020
plant size comparison icon 10 to 15 Litre
  • Deciduous - rounded, glossy, leathery, rich-green leaves to 12cm (5in) long with pointed tips.Yellow autumn colouring.
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - purple pink
  • Height - 3m (10ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Tall Shrub - compact, densely-branched habit. Produces clusters of 3-8 flowers to 1.5cm (½in) across before the leaves.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade - dappled shade.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - ultimate size in 10-20 years
  • Pests & Diseases - leaf hoppers, scale insects, canker, coral spot, Verticillium wilt.
  • Place of origin - central China.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Suitable for small gardens - Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - loamy. Does not like to be transplanted.
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly columnar -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
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Cercis - Growing Guide
3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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