Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy'

Forest Pansy Eastern Redbud

Deciduous Tree

Heart-shaped burgundy foliage of Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy' is especially beautiful when backlit.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Afternoon Sun, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade


Size: 180 - 240 tall x 180 - 240 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Bold, Coarse
Foliage Quality: Bold, Coarse

Features: Attractive Foliage, Low Maintenance

Foliage Color: Burgundy / Maroon
Fall Color: Reliable Fall Color, Mixed / Variable, Red Orange Leaf Shape: Heart-shaped

Flower Color: Magenta / Deep Pink, Pink, Purple / Violet
Bloom Season: Apr, May, Spring

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Specimen, Street Tree, Structure / Foundation

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Late Winter / Early Spring, Late Spring / Early Summer, Late Summer / Early Fall
Position / Role: canopy

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium

Suitable Substitutes

Plant Combos