- Botanical Name: Cercis canadensis var. texensis
- Plant Type: Ornamental Tree
- Light Requirement: Partial Shade, Full Sun
- Water Demand: Low
- Landscape Use: Shade Provider, Focal Point/Specimen Plant, Border - Mixed
- Ornamental Value: Pink to Magenta
- Native/Adapted: Native
- Wildlife Value: Bees, Butterflies, Birds
- Season: Spring
- Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
- Plant Form: Rounded, Upright
- Plant Spread: 15' - 20'
- Plant Height: 15' - 20'
DescriptionWell adapted to a variety of soils and climate. Its thick, leathery leaves with wavy margins hold up better through summer than those of the Eastern redbud.