Latin name: Cercis siliquastrum

Judas tree, Love tree

8 m. 26,24 f.
Family: Fabaceae

Genus: Cercis

Deciduous trees and shrubs with reniform (kidney-shaped) leaves.
They grow in full sun and do well even in relatively thin and dry, neutral or alkaline soils.
Require frost-protection.
Plant alone or in rows.
Typical species are propagated by seeds, cultivars by semi-woody cuttings.
Latin name: Cercis siliquastrum
Small tree with green, reniform (kidney-shaped) leaves and fuchsia-coloured flowers that are borne on bare branches in mid-spring.