White Eastern Redbud

Arbor Walk #86, Treekeeper ID #5725

White Bud is a native cultivar to the Missouri Area with heart-shaped leaves. Its parentage comes from the native Red Bud seen throughout Missouri. It has white flowers in the spring, brown flat seed pods appear in the Fall. White Bud adapts to varying soil types but does not grow to its potential in poorly drained areas.

Common NameWhite Eastern Redbud
Latin NameCercis canadensis f. 
Indigenous Name(s) 
Cultivar/VarietyAlba
Commercial Name 

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