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Common Name: Royal White Redbud      Latin Name: Cercis canadensis f. alba 'Royal White'      Size: 15 (min) to 20 (max)
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I am looking for some small white redbud trees alba to buy. something in the seedling -sapling size less than 3. Would need to be hardy to zone 6. Thank you.
Ammon Nursery in Burlington Ky has had White Redbud in the past. I would check there. 859-586-6246
Marys Plant Farm Carries White redbud. Ask for sherri. 513-894-0022Steve
Delhi Garden Center also carries this. Ask for Jill 771-7117 or 759-4700.
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Cercis canadensis f. alba 'Royal White'
Origin: Discovered in 1940 by Royal Oakes of Bluffs, Illinois, as a seedling from a native tree.
Maximum Height: 20 feet

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Category: Tree
Family: Fabaceae
Genus: Cercis
species: canadensis f. alba
Cultivar: 'Royal White'
Origin: Discovered in 1940 by Royal Oakes of Bluffs, Illinois, as a seedling from a native tree.
Size: 15 (min) to 20 (max)
Size Description: Small tree
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Bloom history: (Recorded in Cincinnati, Ohio, unless otherwise noted)4/9/2011 until 4/23/2011 See other plants that bloom at this time.
4/11/2009 until 4/21/2009 See other plants that bloom at this time.
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Royal White Redbud in front of Tennessee Pink Redbud
Location: Cincinnati Zoo
Photo Credit: Steve Foltz
Season: April 22
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