Purple Leaf Redbud

TN native derived.  This purple leaved type redbud was derived from our native green leaf species.  Has small purplish flowers on the twigs and branches in early Spring.  Being colorful and easy to grow, it has become quite popular since 2002 when it was first introduced to this area.  It has medium to large size heart shaped leaves which do not have much color in Fall.  Has seeds in pods.

28 - Forest Pansy Redbud