Height: 20-30 feet
Light: full sun to part shade; best with afternoon shade
Soil: medium, clay is OK
Multi- or single-trunk tree
Redbud 'Forest Pansy'
Purplish flowers bloom early spring all over the branches and twigs before foliage emerges. This cultivar has stunning purple leaves that turn a sweet orange-red in the fall.
The branches make a great canopy, and the tree works well as a specimen and planted in groupings.