American Judas tree
Cercis canadensis 'Ruby Falls'
Also known as
Eastern red bud
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American Judas tree Overview
A small Cercis with heart-shaped maroon leaves branched in a graceful weeping habit. The leaves deepen in colour as summer progresses.
How to propagate American Judas tree
You can propagate the species by seeds in the autumn, the cultivars by budding in late summer.
Other uses of American Judas tree
Semi-aquatic, it has good autumn colour.