This tree is one of the 150 trees initially included in the arboretum to coincide with the campus's 150th anniversary celebration.
Eastern North America from southern Ontario, south to northern Florida
Mature Height and Width:
20-30 feet by 26-33 feet
A variety of our native redbud, Oklahoma redbud stands out relative to the locally-native species by having leathery leaves, tolerance of drought, and abundant purple-red flowers that extend farther down the tree.