How to grow Judas tree

Judas tree growing small tree of the genus also known as Cercis siliquastrum, Judas tree perennial deciduous plant used as ornamental plant, medical and nitrogen fixing plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-10.

Leaves color green in round heat shape.

Judas tree flower

Flower color mostly purple or white, the flowers grow on the base of the branches, flower shape mouth with two ears.

This tree unique it attracts Cacopsylla pulchella, the predators of this Cacopsylla pulchella, follows to other trees and help against this insect in other fruits tree

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Requirements for Judas tree growing and care:

Well-drained soil, cool or cold winter

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, unless it’s white flowers and you would

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Spring / Winter

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, mites

Pruning season:
Autumn / Winter

How to prune:
Just for design (the flowers grow on the base of the branches so don’t

Size of the plant?
3-12 m, 12-36 feet (depend the water and temperature)

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season?
End of the winter to early spring

General information about the flower:
Purple or white flowers, the flowers grow on the base of the branches.

Scientific name:

Cercis siliquastrum

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