'Appalachia' Red Eastern Redbud has deep reddish purple buds that open to bright neon pink flowers in April and May. Cercis canadensis 'Appalachia' is more vibrant than the straight species and very eye-catching. It was found growing along a roadside in Maryland by Dr. Max Byrkit. 2021 PHS Gold Medal Plant.
PRN Preferred: The bloom color is more brilliance than others in this genus. Very striking.