TEXAS REDBUD suitable for counties:
OKLAHOMA: All counties
TEXAS: Comal, Cooke, Dallas, Hays, Marion, Real, Sutton, Tarrant, Taylor, Travis, Uvalde, Val Verde, Wichita

Texas redbud belongs to family of fabaceae plants, its species name is canadensis. This plant grows actively in spring. Texas redbud has dark green foliage and bears red colored flowers. Texas redbud booms in early spring.The plant grows in rounded form with multiple stems. Texas redbud is a fast growing plant, a mature Texas redbud can grow up to 12 feet. This plant is highly tolerant to draught conditions. Other varieties of this plant are eastern redbudeastern redbud,,eastern redbudeastern redbud, and Mexican redbud

Active Growth Period : Spring Flower Color : Red
Foliage Color : Dark Green Growth Form : Multiple Stem
Growth Rate : Rapid Height, Mature (feet) : 12
Drought Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 180
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -8 Palatable Human : Yes
Bloom Period : Early Spring


Bloom Period : Early Spring Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Fruit/Seed Abundance : High Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Fruit/Seed Persistence : Yes
Propogated by Bare Root : Yes Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : Yes Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : 18000
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : Medium
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : Slow


Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : No
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : - -
Lumber Product : No Naval Store Product : No
Nursery Stock Product : Yes Palatable Browse Animal : Medium
Palatable Graze Animal : Low Palatable Human : Yes
Post Product : No Protein Potential : Low
Pulpwood Product : No Veneer Product : No


Active Growth Period : Spring After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : Low C:N Ratio : High
Coppice Potential : Yes Fall Conspicuous : No
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : Red
Flower Conspicuous : Yes Foliage Color : Dark Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Moderate Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous
Foliage Texture : Fine Fruit Color : Brown
Fruit Conspicuous : Yes Growth Form : Multiple Stem
Growth Rate : Rapid Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 12
Height, Mature (feet) : 12 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : No Lifespan : Short
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : Yes Shape and Orientation : Rounded
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : No Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : Yes Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : Low Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : High Fertility Requirement : Low
Fire Tolerance : Medium Frost Free Days, Minimum : 180
Hedge Tolerance : Low Moisture Use : Low
pH (Minimum) : 6.0 pH (Maximum) : 8.0
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 100 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 1200
Precipitation (Minimum) : 80 Precipitation (Maximum) : 80
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 20 Salinity Tolerance : Low
Shade Tolerance : Tolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -8


Texas redbud
J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CA, Davis, University of California Davis Arboretum. June 9, 2003.
Texas redbud
Mark W. Skinner. United States, CA, Butte Co., Deer Creek, 4000'. April 21, 1990.
Texas redbud
Mark W. Skinner. United States, CA, Butte Co., Deer Creek, 4000'. April 21, 1990.
Texas redbud
Tracey Slotta. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. United States, CA, Berkeley.


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