Botanical Name: Cercis canadensis 'JN2' ' The Rising Sun'
Zone: Hardy to zone 5
Bloom Time: April
Bloom Description: Pink-lavender
Sun: Full sun to part shade
Suggested Use: Street Tree, Flowering Tree
Leaf: Colorful, Good Fall
Tolerate: Deer, Clay Soil, Black Walnut, Drought
A small tree with golden-orange new leaves that then turn a lime green during summer. Pink-lavender flowers appear before the foliage in early spring.