Ruby Falls Redbud [leader missing]

I purchased a Ruby Falls redbud from a nursery and I took notice that they cut off the leader the top of the tree will I get new growth on the top or does that mean that the Ruby Falls…

Growing Redbud from seed

So, I’ve harvested some of the seed pods and finally decided to google the issue and most sites are recommending refrigerating the seeds at 41degrees F for 6 weeks. Can I freeze them? Should the seeds be in a medium…

Ailing Carolinian Red Bud

Hi….I live in Toronto, and last Fall I planted a Red Bud ( white blooms ) in my backyard in a part shade location. It is close to 10ft tall, and survived the winter and bloomed. After our recent heat…

Pruning Redbud Forest Pansy & Climbing Clematis

My redbud forest pansy was planted three years ago. This spring we had hardly any little blooms on the branches and the tree started to leaf very late with some branches dried up. We had a tremendous growth spurt afterward…

Winter Damage – Eastern Redbud

My beloved Redbud has no buds = no flowers.  I have heard that the buds emerge in September and were probably killed by the harsh winter, and also that the leaves will probably follow.  I have done a careful thumb-scrape…