Cercis (Judas Tree)
Cercis siliquastrum, rarely reaches 20 ft., and is one of the best May-flowering trees for small gardens. Itwhen quite young, and the rosy-purple pea-flowers are produced abundantly while the rounded, heart-shaped leaves are only just unfolding from their buds.
Makes a forked, spreading tree and is ideal as a lawn specimen in any. Plant from October to March.