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Cercis Collection
Cercis Collection
Cercis Collection
Cercis Collection

Cercis Collection

Plant In Sunshine
Winter Hardy
Easy To Grow
Wildlife Friendly
RHS Garden Merit
  • Magnificent deciduous ornamental trees with spectacular heart shaped foliage.
  • Amazing displays of pink blossom covers the branches during the spring.
  • Loved by bees and butterflies as a valuable source of early season nectar.
  • Easy to grow, they both thrive in both full sun and partial shade.
  • Supplied as 2 x established plants in 9cm pots, ready to plant.
2 x 9cm Pot - Item: 511321
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Product Description

For months of interest, these incredible and deciduous Cercis trees will make a wonderful addition to your garden with their eye-catching spring blossom, fascinating heart-shaped leaves and colour changing foliage.

In this collection:

'Judas Tree' Cercis siliquastrum - An incredible tree, particularly when in full flower, the Judas Tree is a small deciduous tree with ancient origins from Southern Europe and Western Asia. It has lovely heart-shaped leaves and is noted for its prolific display of clusters of deep-pink flowers in the spring. The flowers are produced on year-old or older growth and even grow on the trunk. The foliage appears shortly after the first flowers emerge. Grows to 12m (40ft) tall in 20 years.

Cercis canadensis - A medium-sized deciduous multi-stemmed ornamental tree grown for its wonderful foliage. In spring, clusters of small, pea-like flowers open on the bare stems. These are followed by stunning, heart-shaped leaves, making this tree one of the most spectacular that you can plant for foliage colour, and it gets better and better every year. Grows to 8m (26ft) in 10 years.

Both of these fabulous trees are fully deserving its coveted RHS Award of Garden Merit, you can be sure that this is a proven garden performer, guaranteed to be suitable for UK gardeners at every level of experience. You can therefore plant this in the garden with confidence, for stunning displays for many years to come. The blossom is adored by early pollinators, therefore plant these trees in your garden if you are wanting to encourage more wildlife into your garden.

These stunning Cercis trees are easy to care for and will thrive in most soils in either full sun or partial shade.

Supplied as 2 x established plants in 9cm pots, ready to plant out.

What Is Supplied

Item 511321 supplied as:

Supplied as 2 x established plants in 9cm pots, ready to plant out.

Plant Information

Top Tips

Cercis can be left to grow naturally, or pruned to control its size and shape.

Care Guide

  • Dig a square hole as deep as the roots and approximately 1.5x as wide.
  • Add Mycorrhizal fungi to the planting hole to help the plant establish quicker.
  • Spread the roots gently and place into the planting hole.
  • Mix well rotted compost or manure with the soil taken from the hole and then use to backfill around the tree.
  •  Keep well-watered until established.
  • No routine pruning is necessary apart from removing any twisted, damaged or dead branches in early spring.
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Fully Grown Plant dimensions (approx)
Plant Dimensions
1200cm
800cm
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Cercis Collection
Cercis Collection
2 x 9cm Pot
Item: 511321
RRP £29.97
Deal Price £19.97
Save: £10.00 - 33%
Currently Unavailable