Rated 4.6 out of 5 on Trustpilot

GardenersDream Cercis canadensis Carolina Sweetheart Tree

Eastern Redbud Tree (12L, 5-6ft)
  • £94.99
  • RRP £103.49
Item in Stock   |   Usually dispatched within 24 hours
Spot Products:
  • Tree Stake & Tie Kit - 150cm (5ft) 50mm Tree Stake, 50cm SuperSoft Tree Tie
    - More Info
  • Rootgrow 60g Sachet - Highly Recommended to Ensure your Plant(s) get the Best Possible Start
    - More Info
  • Characteristics: Deciduous, ornamental tree. Red-purple flowers form on bare branches, before heart-shaped, maroon leaves appear in Spring and variegated green and white colours follow.
  • Flowering: Pea-like, red-purple flowers from early Spring into Summer.
  • Height and Spread: Ultimate height and spread of 3m.
  • Hardiness and Best: Fully hardy. Appreciates being placed in full sun, although partial shade is best in warmer weather.
  • Soil: Fertile, well-drained soil.

Cercis canadensis Carolina Sweetheart is a deciduous, ornamental tree that brings an abundance of colour into your garden. It has an umbrella-like growth habit and is often multi-stemmed. The tree will bloom from Spring into Summer with gorgeous, red-purple buds on bare branches. It will then form heart-shaped, maroon leaves that eventually bear a variegated mix of green and cream colour. This variety is the perfect, eye-catching addition for sunny spots in garden borders or plant displays and will attract butterflies and bees.

More commonly known as Eastern Redbud, this tree prefers to be grown in fertile, well-drained soil. It is best grown in full sunlight, although partial shade is recommended when weather conditions are hotter. You should avoid wet or poorly drained soil and water it regularly to ensure the plant progresses adequately.

Please Note: When purchasing trees, please consider that each live item is unique and may, therefore, differ from the images shown, which are for illustration purposes only. This tree will be supplied in a growers pot.

Be the first to review Cercis canadensis Carolina Sweetheart Tree. Write a review

We will endeavour to dispatch your goods on the same day your order is placed if it is received before 7 am (Mon-Fri). If your order is received over a weekend it will be dispatched on Monday. We only ship to the United Kingdom.


Standard Delivery

Our free postage is available on all orders regardless of total price.

Express Delivery

Our express delivery service for £3.99 offers your items to be sent on a 24hr courier for orders you need urgently. (Please note DX do not deliver on Saturdays on most occasions)

Please click here to view the full information page for Delivery & Returns