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Eastern Redbud 'Forest Pansy'    

Cercis canadensis

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Forest Pansy is part of the Cercis genus and is a Eastern Redbud variety. Its scientific name is Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy'. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Dogwood rose. Leaves appear approximately as a   Dark red and   Pansy purple colour.

Native to Missouri. Canker can be a significant disease problem. Potential insect pests include tree hoppers, leaf hoppers, caterpillars and scale.

Forest Pansy grows as a Deciduous and is a Ornamental. Being deciduous, expect it to shed its leaves annually. Normally reaching to a mature height of 19.79 feet (6.09 metres), Forest Pansy grows with a tree-like growth habit. This variety tends to bloom in mid spring.

United States is believed to be where Forest Pansy originates from.

Forest Pansy Eastern Redbud is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Forest Pansy have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Forest Pansy

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Does not transplant well.

Plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Forest Pansy is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 5 - 9 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant.

Growing Forest Pansy from seed

Transplanting Forest Pansy

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Forest Pansy is a very hardy plant.

Harvesting Forest Pansy

Other Names for Eastern Redbud 'Forest Pansy'

Eastern redbud